Thought piece Thursday #7 - What's the point of having wealth if you can't enjoy it

Have you ever really questioned what the point of wealth is?

Many people chase money for the following reasons:

  • Success
  • Validation from other people
  • Fear of rejection
  • Boredom with everyday life
  • To prove a point & buy that brand new yacht 

While there are many more reasons why people chase money there are generally the core reasons stated above.

Have you ever sat back and questioned what it is you actually want from your life?

If not sit down and spend an hour or 2 without social media, TV or the distractions of other to reflect on what is important to you. A key thing you could consider is:

What is the point of working all of the hours if you're not able to enjoy it?

Wouldn't you rather be here instead of slaving at the office?

Wouldn't you rather be here instead of slaving at the office?

Of course we do not advocate that at least initially you'll need to work hard however what is the point of continually smashing 50 - 60 hour weeks if you do not get to spend time doing things you love with the people you love.

There are a few key ways and questions to ask yourself that we'll go into next week, stay tuned for more.

What do you do with your money? How do you spend your time?

Have you sat down recently to reflect on how you spend your time?

Remember to live your Money Glee! :)