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How to calculate how much money you need to never have to work again

6 August 2019 6:34 PM
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How much is enough? Is there a simple calculation? Warren Ingram, a personal financial advisor at Galileo Capital, explains.
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How much is enough?

Many of those reading this article are working hard to earn enough money so they can invest and reach financial freedom.

Do you know how much money you need to be financially free?

Is there a simple calculation to work out how much you need?

Everyone will have a different answer because our lifestyle costs and goals are different.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Warren Ingram, a personal financial advisor at Galileo Capital.

Ingram told the story of an acquaintance of his who must work to cover his costs.

The acquaintance has a net worth of R50 million, but he's not financially free.

Another person he knows has assets worth R11 million; he’s decided never to work again.

Being rich is not the same as being financially free, explained Ingram.

For more detail listen to the interview in the audio below (and scroll down for quotes from it).

‘Enough’ is possible for every single one of us…

Warren Ingram, Personal Financial Advisor - Galileo Capital

If you spend R10 000 a month… the capital you need is R2.4 million…

Warren Ingram, Personal Financial Advisor - Galileo Capital

We become slaves to debt… We work for banks!

Warren Ingram, Personal Financial Advisor - Galileo Capital

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This article first appeared on 702 : How to calculate how much money you need to never have to work again


6 August 2019 6:34 PM
Tags:
Warren Ingram
Money
The Money Show
Retirement
Bruce Whitfield
Personal finance
Galileo Capital
Retire
lifestyle
costs
financial freedom
rich
wealthy
goals
how much is enough
stop working
financially free
expenses
goal

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