This Fundamental Decision Will Determine Your Financial Future (Pretty Damn Close to 100% Accuracy)

Matt Karamazov
4 min readSep 15, 2022

This applies to everything else you care about in life too, by the way

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This is going to be controversial. There are some valid counterarguments to be made — and we’ll get to those — but if you really want to become wealthy, it all starts with a decision that you have to make.

The same applies for anything else you could possibly attempt in your life, but I’m just using money because it’s easy to quantify and it’s a source of anxiety for many, many people:

You must make the fundamental decision to become wealthy at any cost.

This is basic. This is foundational. This is what you have to do first, before you start talking about “multiple streams of income” or global financial markets, or asset allocation, or any of that stuff.

You have to make a decision not to be less than you could be.

You have to make a promise to yourself that you will never, ever break under any circumstances. And you have to find a way.

You have to find a way, or you’ll find an excuse.

Now, let me get this out of the way first before you think I’m just some “power of positive thinking”…



Matt Karamazov

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