'He created awareness for a situation that, it's taking some time, but people are becoming more active in terms of their response to it,' Ryan said. 'So I think from that standpoint, his protest is being heard at this point. It might have taken too long, but I think he should have every opportunity to have a job and to have a spot in this league.' … [Read more...] about ‘Give Colin Kaepernick his job back!’ Reverend Al Sharpton slams NFL commissioner Roger Goodell at George Floyd memorial
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These lists can go on endlessly. Longer the list, the tougher the plan. Tougher the plan, the longer the time you need to accumulate the corpus. Longer the time needed, the more the sacrifices you need to make now. All this begs the question, what then is the real secret to financial independence? It is actually “contentment.” Contentment comes out of limiting your desires and living a minimalistic life (not necessarily that of a monk!). But think like a monk. This kind of thinking results in less baggage for you to manage through your life. Striking that balance between need and want is the prime determinant of your financial independence. It will eventually impact your work-life balance, which has surprising results on the need for premature retirement also! This is the spiritual angle to financial independence that in my view is as important as the financial angle. … [Read more...] about How much money do you really need to be financially independent?
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