You’re Actually Learning How To Be Rich
Getting rich and becoming a millionaire might seem outlandish and might not even be one of your goals, but what if your close to becoming rich and didn’t even know it.
You might not have ever created a ‘how to be a millionaire in 5 years‘ plan, but there might be some key habits that you are doing every day, that are almost identical to the habits of the rich.
How To Be Rich
Becoming rich starts with aiming high
“They may say that you’re a dreamer, but you’re not the only one”. Do you settle for average? Do you want to fit in? Fly under the radar? Of course, you don’t. You expect greatness from yourself. And that my friend, will help you become rich.
You know how to keep an open mind
Successful people and successful millionaires are constantly changing their approach to life, business, money, relationships, and work. Rich people must stay flexible, open-minded and dedicated to learning! To add, confidence, courage and positive action can only happen with an open mind.
You know how to make things happen
You find great joy in taking action, getting desired results and moving closer to your goals. If you don’t know how to do something, you a find a program or a person who can help you with it. You know time is your most valuable resource and you use it accordingly. You’re learning how to be rich, and don’t even know it!
Setting goals excites you
In order to think like a millionaire, you must know what you want and go after it. This is you. You find great joy in setting and reaching goals. Small goals and big goals, you are addicted to setting them. It gives you a great sense of pride, purpose, and power. Becoming financially independent or even a millionaire, usually doesn’t happen by accident – it’s a goal.
You have unwavering optimism and hope
Contrary to popular belief, the majority of millionaires and billionaires in this world did NOT inherit their money. They too had to create it. You know that your life is up to you. You know that life can be unfair, unforgiving and downright difficult. But you keep moving forward. You know you are bigger than all of your challenges. You are not just going with the flow of life, you are creating your own flow.
You are informed and inspired
You enjoy being up to date with local, national and international news. You enjoy learning about issues that are affecting the lives of people on a day to day basis. And, of course, you might not like all of what you hear and read, you prefer to stay informed. You would much rather watch BBC than hear about celebrity gossip and you would rather read a credible news source, than comment on nonsensical status updates. You are very mindful of what you feed your mind.
Being broke is not an option
It’s just that simple. You refuse to be poor, broke or check to check your entire life. You simply just can’t imagine it. When you look at your future, you see financial independence and you are not scared or hesitant to put the work in to make it happen. Yes, you want to help people be successful. Yes, you want to change the world in your own unique way. And yes, you want to have your priorities in order. And you plan to do all of that and NOT be broke!
You connect with people standing on higher ground.
Anyone who is successful has always had a mentor, boss or friend who helps expand their thinking, encourages action and is a source of information and inspiration. You don’t aspire to be the smartest person in the room, you aspire to connect with the smartest people in the room and build a relationship with them. You love to learn from people who are doing and living how you want to live. You know you can learn something from everyone, but you go out of your way to connect with people who can push you and encourage your dreams.
You are very intentional with your money.
You are not scared to spend money, but you only spend money that will allow you to generate more money. Your spending, your debt is not a total or restaurants, it’s a total of investments in you, your business and your commitments. The average person spends money on things. Rich people spend money to create more money.
You are constantly investing.
You don’t save to save, you save to invest. You are patient. You see the bigger picture of money and look forward to your money tree blossoming. You are excited about putting money away into a safe account that will grow, grow, grow and sneak up on you in the future. You are always investing in you.