— Morgan Housel
From “Money: The True Story of a Made-Up Thing: P. 130
— Money – The True Story of a Made-up Thing p. 6
Don’t you find it strange that you can raise a family, hold down a job, fix things that are broken, and deal with everything that comes up in your life — except your money? … How is it possible that we’re all too busy working so hard to earn our money to be able to deal with the money we are working so hard to earn? … What prevents you from dealing with your money is not lack of time, but your fear of money. … The sooner you deal with your fears, the more money you will be able to create.
— Suze Orman
In Argentina, the cost of food is about 50% higher than it was this time last year… In Zimbabwe and Sudan, the prices of everyday goods are doubling (or more) every year… And in Venezuela, according to Johns Hopkins professor Steve Hanke, the annual inflation rate is nearly 65,000%. Rapid inflation – or hyperinflation, in …