October 6, 2015

9 Reasons Why You Will Never Be A Millionaire (But You Could Be)

Are you content with how much money you make? Do you wish you could make more? Of course you do.

While you may live a happy life, the chances are pretty good that you will never be a millionaire. You could if you wanted to, but if you’re like most people there are a few things holding you back from making the big bucks.

Millionaire Throwing Cash In Air Picture

There are many reasons why you will never be a millionaire. Let’s take a look:

  1. You Can’t Find The Right Job – Career choice is an important component of success. If you find the job search challenging, visit JobMonkey to search for jobs, learn about careers, and get advice. Try to find a high paying job on the JobCenter.
  2. You’ve Stopped Learning – Life is a life long learning process. The world changes and you have to keep up. Always focus on learning more as it will help you to become a smarter, wiser, and a more well-rounded person.
  3. You Don’t Live Within Your Means – If you want to be rich, you have to spend less than you make. Poor money management will make you fail to reach your goals. Create a budget. Save money. Acquire assets. Eliminate debt. Create wealth. Learn to manage your money.
  4. You’re Not Following Your Dreams – Why aren’t you following your dreams? You have to aspire to be something. If you choose something you love to do, then it won’t feel like work. You’ll be able to excel and succeed in ways you never imagined. It’s up to you to determine where your dreams will take you.
  5. You Don’t Seek Advice – Open your eyes to the resources that are available to you. People, blogs, and books tell you how to make money, build wealth, and become a millionaire. Absorb that information and apply it. Most of its free!
  6. You’re Not A Risk Taker – Sometimes you have to step out of your comfort zone and take a chance. You’ll find that things aren’t as scary as you thought they were once you try them.
  7. You Lack Drive And Ambition – You have to want to achieve something if you’re ever going to be successful. Figure out what drives you and see where it takes you.
  8. You Don’t Network – Life is all about who you know. Network with the right people and everything else will fall into place. Maybe you’ll land the right job, meet the right person, or get the right advice. We can’t say it enough – spend more time networking. Here are some of the best places to network.
  9. You’re Negative – If you always see the negative side of things, you’re setting yourself up for failure. Try to see the bright side of everything. It will help you strive for greatness. These inspirational quotes for job seekers should help you get started with that.

All of these things are within your control. You have to make a personal choice that you want to be a millionaire – or even set an easier financial goal for yourself. Then follow through with that decision and achieve your goals.

It’s your life to do what you want and it’s up to you to decide what that is. If you want to be rich or you want to be a millionaire, you can do it.

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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