Money can be a scary topic to discuss — or even to think about.
Like it or not, though, money will be part of your life, and you need to get some mastery over it.
Start with some simple things. First, I’d suggest you avoid the classic mistakes that cause people to lose money. By eliminating some bad habits, you effectively improve your odds of doing better with your money.
Nicole Slavitt, CEO of financial services firm Kapitall, has some ideas, and she explains them in this video.
Read the full article on Forbes.
Constable is an economics/financial markets commentator. Currently, he writes the monthly “In Translation” column for The Wall Street Journal, and a weekly investments column for U.S. News & World Report. He also contributes regularly to Barron’s, TheStreet, Fortune, Forbes.com and other publications.
Prior to becoming a full-time economics journalist/commentator Constable worked in a variety of strategy/advisor roles for major corporations.
His first book, The WSJ Guide to the 50 Economic Indicators that Really Matter, won an economics category award in the 2012 Small Business Book Awards at Small Business Trends. It has been translated into multiple languages. He authored the Rudolf Wolff mini-guides to the London Metal Exchange, and the Real Money Guide to Investing in Gold.