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I would add that they "constantly analyze their financial lifestyle". Evaluating your financial lifestyle will show you how you are behaving when it comes to your money. Constantly examining your financial lifestyle can bring you long term financial success.
I like the way you explained about "Five habits of financially successful people". Its not often that you find such clearness of depiction and range of ideas. Well written.
Some great advice here!
I would add "they want control over their fate." So many write off money management as boring, but it's really about free dom. With savings, you can adjust your life as needed to remain your happiest and in control of your life. When you're bound by debt, you have no choice but to stay in that miserable job, location, house, etc.
I would add that they have a financial toolbox. The toolbox consists of a budget (one with a surplus), a balance where they own more than they owe and a life plan so that they spend their money coherently on what they want over time.
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