The Psychology Of Passive Income

Most of us spend our careers looking forward to the day when we don't have to actively work to have money. The pension. Our Social Security checks. Investment dividends we've worked so hard to set up. Passive income--money that comes without the daily grind--is the brass ring. Just a nice steady income stream whether we spend the week at the beach or working on a Habitat house or helping the oldest grandchild move into a new apartment half way across the county.

Well, that's the way it was supposed to work anyway. Right now, this kind of income is probably one of the most terrifying lifestyle funding sources imaginable.

Because it is...well....PASSIVE.

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