Stand out from the crowd

Stand out in some way from the crowd. This may be in an academic subject or non-academic area. Standing out enhances your confidence and social standing which then feeds into other areas of your life. Academic excellence enhances confidence in other arease.g. leadership. You can stand out in the following areas: In sports. Example: A classmate was always teased because he was big and inarticulate. … Continue reading Stand out from the crowd

Have fewer children

Children are very expensive. Fact: Statisticians estimate that it costs 25 years’ of an average person’s earnings to bring up one child from birth to completion of university. Don’t believe that it is cheaper by the dozen. Although the cost per child may go down, the total cost certainly increases. Avoid disrupting your career to have children. Take advantage of free help: parents, grandparents, relatives. … Continue reading Have fewer children

OPM children’s education

Education could be the single most costly expenditure on a child, especially if the child has private schooling. Find someone else to fund your child’s education. Get your employer to pay. Many companies give scholarships, interest-free loans, or low-interest loans to children of employees. Help your child get a scholarship. Many private schools give scholarships to attract bright students to improve the institution’s academic standing. … Continue reading OPM children’s education