People fail to realize that in order to build wealth you have to invest, period! It’s imperative to get that in your head. In fact, the earlier you start the better. I remember making my first investment. It was during my junior year in college and I invested $1,000 in a mutual fund. Looking back, I […]
About G.Bradley II
A consultant by day, wealth builder by night. Since I have been in high school I have always been fascinated with personal finance. Whether it was about saving, spending, or investing money I loved it. What I loved more was helping others. That is why I created youngwealthbuilders.org. I wanted to make a site that helps people learn more about personal finance, financial literacy and the 'how to' to elevate their careers. If you need help with this stuff, I'm your man!
The mom and pop shops are starting to be a thing of the past. Most people are going digital and it looks like we’re not stopping. We’re at a time now where people can either go to the grocery store or have their grocery list delivered by Amazon. As we’re more digital, it’s a bit easier […]
First, we were obsessed with TV’s, then it was computers and now its phones. Everyone has one and uses it for everything. From binge watching Luke Cage on Netflix, to locking your house from the train. You name it there’s an app for it. Each app is a tool for something and app development is […]
Have you ever wanted to know how Nike began? You know, the company that’s worth over $90 BILLION DOLLARS! Nike is by far one of my favorite companies, and I always had a fascination of how Nike became a behemoth in retail. I got a taste of how the company began while watching a documentary […]
I cannot emphasize how much of a small world this is. A few months ago, I bought a watch that looked amazing and was selling fast! I made a mental note of the product, and I knew I would buy more in the future. Fast forward a few months later when I attended a leadership […]
You always hear people talk about the value of investing in something. Whether it be a house, apartment, stocks, etc. It’s called equity, the ownership you have in something. It’s tangible too, well for the most part. You see it and know instantly how much it’s worth. It’s pretty easy to invest in something you […]
Living today shouldn’t come at the expense of your future YOU ([tweetthis]Living today shouldn’t come at the expense of your future YOU @CreatingWealthY[/tweetthis]) YOLO! A simple word created by Toronto born rapper Drake has become the word for my generation justifying their over indulgence and over spending habits. That’s right, we only live once so naturally […]
Ever been to a club or house party and wondered who ran the show ([tweetthis]Ever been to a club or house party and wondered who ran the show? @WeAreTheFort[/tweetthis])? It’s these guys, Founder and CEO Asher Kline and Co-Founder Kirk Roberts of Fortress Entertainment. Fortress Entertainment is Chicago’s new home for premiere events with plans […]
You always hear about scams, but you never hear about the victims ([tweetthis]You always hear about scams, but you never hear about the victims.[/tweetthis]). Let me tell you a story about how I ALMOST got scammed. It all started when I saw an opportunity posted on Glassdoor to become a “Nike Kit Tester”. I thought it […]
To the Class of 2016, congratulations graduating! I was just in your shoes a year ago. As you go to each graduation party and enjoy time with family and friends, it slowly begins to sink in. The rest of my life is starting. I’ll admit, it can be a bit scary and may hit you […]
People fail to realize that in order to build wealth you...
The mom and pop shops are starting to be a thing of the...
First, we were obsessed with TV’s, then it was computers...