Yes, this is the new hack writer trend out there. What is worse is those terrible articles that you find on major sites that are links to horrible, ad laden (and most likely malware laden) sites. Sometimes it even takes you to the Motley Fool!
Little Known Facts about any topic (especially secrets of financial planning) end up being a simple rehash of things that most folks have already heard. Worse they are unsubstantiated rumours about it. With that in mind, let us delve into this important topic
The other important point is that the article always has a “click here” thingy to force you to click (and God knows what you are downloading when you click it), so here is mine (I promise it is simply a link to the rest of this terrific piece of writing).
If you came directly to this article, you won’t see the “click bait” line
If You Spend Less Than You Make You Might Succeed
I kid you not, this is really advice I have read, I even wrote a snarky version of this as well (a few times). Truly secrets of financial planning, don’t you think ?
I do realize this is not incorrect, but the fact that it is portrayed as some great Epiphany is a overkill.
Spend less than you make and you are on the road to success.
And be very careful where you click!