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The Rules of Wealth, 3rd Edition by Richard Templar

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RULE 57

Use your head

The reason you’re reading this book is because you want to become wealthy, right? All the financial decisions you make will be geared towards generating as much money as possible. Each step along the way is just that – one more step on your wealth ladder.

So don’t allow yourself to get distracted into making decisions on any other basis than their financial merit. Make sure your head rules your heart. That’s probably not difficult if you’re picking shares to invest in, but it can be hard when you’re buying property, for example, or if you want to buy and sell old cars or antiques or anything you have a personal affection for.

DON’T MAKE DECISIONSON ANY OTHER BASIS THANTHEIR FINANCIAL MERIT

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