Just do your own thing, forget about the politicians
Aug 19, 2021 8:28 am
Suraya here from RinggitOhRinggit.com. So the past couple of weeks have been a wild political ride. That brings me to the theme of this edition of RoR's newsletter - just do your own thing, forget about the politicians.
Don't get me wrong. Politics is obviously important, their decisions directly impact us and the future of our country. We should absolutely voice out and demand accountability.
However, I for one is sick of waiting around for their decisions, I want to live my life now. What they do may be out of my control, but I *can* decide what I can do for my own good.
So with that, I present you:
- articles on practical money management,
- financial tools and guidelines
- and personal finance resources
May these articles help you find focus amid these distracting times. Starting with,
Simplistically, there are only 3 steps to it.
- Step 1: Work until you earn RM2.4 million
- Step 2: Put it somewhere that gives you 5% annually
- Step 3: Collect RM10,000 per month in passive income
I expanded those steps in this article.
Some of you reading the previous section will be like, okay, whew, RM2.4 million huh, that's hard but doable, let's do it. While others will be like, oh wow.. I'll never get there..
If you are the latter, please give this article a read. There are many factors that result in your low self-confidence in money matters. Please know what they are and don't be too hard on yourself.
The Binance ban deadline ended with the removal of P2P trading, no more buying with MYR, apps removed on Google and AppStore but otherwise... no other changes.
Are you a Binance user? Which of the 4 options did you take and did it affect you much?
There are many things I love about Islam. But the default faraid laws or Islamic inheritance laws is not one of it.
Thankfully there are financial tools to make the system more just in practice, not just in theory.
You can't splurge on everything, nor should you skimp on everything. So where's the middle ground? I made my own guidelines - would love to hear yours.
It's a great time to get braces if you're shy about it - everyone wears masks no one would know.
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That's all I have for you today. Please follow my Instagram if you haven't (instagram.com/surayaror), I want to get to 10k followers so I can get the swipe up feature! Thanks for your support <3
Be safe and take care,