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With Finances, Keep It Simple, Stupid (Even If You're Rich)

When Confucius noted that "life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated," he should have included an addendum that the same thing goes for finances. Believe it or not, a simple plan throughout the course of your financial life could be the key to sanity, even as your wealth grows.

Obviously, people want to be good stewards of what they have. And most of us aren't Warren Buffett, nor do we desire to accumulate as much wealth as we possibly can before we die. We want our money to work for us and to serve as a tool for us to be able to live

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