Wealth Planning, Life Planning, & Economics

Paul FennerPersonal Finance

Light Bulb Moment

Last week I had put together a curated list of articles that I have been reading or have read over the past few months that focused on Self-Improvement, Career, Continuous Learning, and Investing.  This week I am wrapping up this two-part series with a focus on some broad topics which include Wealth Planning, Life Planning, Economics, and a few non-descript articles that I had come across.  I hope that you find a few articles within the groups below that spark your interest.

Wealth Planning
Life Planning
  • How to Raise the Next Mark Zuckerberg (WSJ)
  • Three Ways to Think About ‘Is It Worth It?’ (NYT)
  • The Money Letter That Every Parent Should Write (NYT)
  • A Lottery Lawyer Explains What You Should Do if You Hit the Jackpot (Vice)
  • The Downside to Cord-Cutting (NYT)
  • 20 cognitive biases that screw up your decisions (Business Insider)
  • 5 Things Warren Buffett Does After Work (Entrepreneur)
  • To Break a Phone Addiction, Turn Your Screen Gray (The Atlantic)
  • The 3 Stages of Failure in Life and Work (And How to Fix Them) (James Clear)
  • How to Make It (The Big Picture)
  • Kelly Evans of CNBC explains: Why I quit social media (CNBC)
  • Why Does Crime Feel Exponentially Higher, When It’s Materially Lower? (Econompicdata)
  • Facebook Isn’t the Social Network Anymore (Slate)
  • Mute Your Commute: The Best Noise-Canceling Headphones (WSJ)
  • How Kids Learn Resilience (The Atlantic)
  • The Four Burners Theory: The Downside of Work-Life Balance (James Clear)
  • Most Americans Don’t Know About Ride-Sharing and the ‘Gig Economy’ (WSJ)
  • Meet the Private Company That Has Changed the Face of the World (Fortune)
  • The 99% Got a Raise Last Year, But Not Enough to Dent Rising Inequality (WSJ)
  • Is U.S. Manufacturing Really in Decline? (strategy+business)
  • Howard Marks: Adjust to Economic Reality (Barron’s)
  • The Secret Shame of Middle-Class Americans (The Atlantic)
  • If Demographics Are Destiny… (A Wealth of Common Sense)
  • The Secret History of Tiger Woods (ESPN)
  • Computer Vision Syndrome Affects Millions (NYT)
  • There’s No Such Thing as Free Will (The Atlantic)