7 Simple Ways To Make A Million Bucks (No, We're Not Messing With You)

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Sure, when all is said and done, you can't be buried with the money you've made throughout your life, but that doesn't negate the fact that being obscenely rich is pretty freaking awesome—not that I'd know, but I'm just using my imagination here. In fact, I'd venture to say the dude who declared, "money can't buy you happiness" wasn't exactly making it rain at the club. The problem is, the idea of being a millionaire just seems so out of reach for some people. Of course, this has a lot to do with wage gaps and unemployment and all of that depressing, let's-not-talk-about-it sort of stuff, but coincidentally, it also has to do with the fact that thinking you'll never BE a millionaire is actually aiding in the prevention of BEING a millionaire. You know, it's the whole "I think therefore I am" thang.


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According to Entrepreneur there are certain REALISTIC steps that can be taken in order to achieve your Daddy Warbucks dreams. I went ahead and hand picked the ones that actually made sense. I'm not exactly what you'd call a finance guru, but I know a good idea when I see one! Of course, I thought it best to kindly share them with ya'll. I figured I'd do a good deed before I join the snotty upper echelon of the world. You're welcome.

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Start with $10 million

Turn your passion into a business

Invest early

Be Patient

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Invest in real estate

Adjust your lifestyle

Avoid a self-defeating mindset

"Wealth-building is as much a mindset as anything else, so it's important to make sure you eliminate beliefs that will work against you. If you want to make your first $1 million:

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