Posts Tagged ‘Jane Austen’

Book Review: How To Avoid Financial Tangles

Book Review: How To Avoid Financial Tangles

By The Banker | Book Reviews, Personal Finance

If you ever read any novels by Jane Austen, Anthony Trollope, or Charles Dickens you quickly realize that the most important goal of 19th Century English life was securing – through a fortunate birth or a strategic marriage – a steady income based on the rents of private property. The plots of all their novels [&hellip

What is Wealthy?

What is Wealthy?

By The Banker | Blog Posts

Back when I worked on the bond sales desk at Goldman, many of us talked about what our “Number“ was – the “Number” obviously representing “Fuck You Money.” “Fuck You Money”, if you haven’t worked on Wall Street, represents the amount of money you’d need in order to professionally disregard anybody else’s needs.  In other [&hellip