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Krista Williams Bowman: IT’S LIT Financial Literacy Workshop
Marsha Barnes: My Finances Are Beautiful
Daniel Ruggiero: Homes on the Hill Financial Capabilities
Rob Phelan: Money In The Valley Community Event
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On Thursday, September 21, 2023, the Plutus Foundation will present a two-day virtual conference designed expressly for members of the independent financial media.
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The Age of AI Has Begun [Gates Notes] – “The development of AI is as fundamental as the creation of the microprocessor, the personal computer, the Internet, and the mobile phone. It will change the way people work, learn, travel, get health care, and communicate with each other. Entire industries will reorient around it. Businesses will distinguish themselves by how well they use it.” (Submitted by Jim Wang.)
How to Stop Being Broke: Change Your Money Mindset. [Tucan Dream] — “Are you tired of living paycheck to paycheck, and having nothing to show for it? You have a good-paying job but still, it’s a financial squeeze to get through the month and make ends meet. You want to stop being broke but don’t know where to start. More than likely. it’s your money mindset that’s keeping you broke. Before you can change your money mindset you need to know what exactly it is.” (Submitted by Tarsha.)
All Together Now. [Collab Fund] — “Controlling your behavior amid uncertainty can be hard enough. Controlling your reactions to other people’s behavior is way harder. Fear is more contagious than any virus and can instantly push people to react in ways that would have seemed unthinkable a moment prior.” (Submitted by J. Money.)
2 Ways to Calculate Net Worth. [Crying In finance] — “Simply put, net worth is what you have minus what you owe. It’s a way to measure your financial standing, what you’re “worth” financially, how much money you have to your name, or however you want to state it. But the details of how to calculate net worth are nuanced and sometimes confusing.” (Submitted by Tarsha.)
12 Rules to Break on Your Path to Wealth AND Happiness [Accidentally Retired] – “I retired at 36. Yet, I never worked over 40 hours a week, rarely traveled for business, and changed careers multiple times. I ignored society’s rules.” (Submitted by Jim Wang.)