Common Sense Stuff That Nobody Does – Back to Personal Finance 101

common sense stuff that nobody does

Don’t stick a fork in a power outlet. Don’t treat a construction site as your personal jungle gym. And don’t ever park your car on train tracks. This is pretty common sense stuff, right? If you want to stay alive, try to avoid doing stuff that’ll kill you. On the same token, if you want to have some money at some point in your life, avoid the stupid stuff that will eventually make you lose it.

Common Sense Stuff That Nobody Does – Back to Personal Finance 101

Credit cards, 0% interest, 0% down, options trading… personal finance has gotten pretty complicated, hasn’t it? Fifty years ago, common sense in finance was easy, because it was pretty much the only way to live!

Back then, you saved up money, paid cash for stuff, and brought it home. If you wanted to make an investment, you physically handed money to the . . . → Read More: Common Sense Stuff That Nobody Does – Back to Personal Finance 101