67% of Americans Have No Life Plan

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According to a November, 2017 survey of 1,000 Americans by DHM Research, only 33% of Americans have a life plan.

Why is this significant?

According to my research, having a life plan, dramatically improves your chances of becoming rich.

In fact, 82% of the self-made millionaires in my study had a life plan.

Those self-made millionaires created their life plan through a process I call Dream-Setting.

This Dream-Setting process involves scripting out your ideal, perfect life. When you Dream-Set, you are able to define all of the dreams and goals that create the life you desire. Dream-Setting provides you with a blueprint, or roadmap for your life.

I want you to go out ten years and visualize your ideal, perfect life. Try to capture everything in that vision: your job, how much money you have, how much you make every year, where you live, your daily activities, cool stuff that you own, vacations you take, places you’re able to visit, who your friends are, etc.

A vision for your ideal future life is really nothing more than a collage of individual dreams that: the perfect job, the wealth you have, how much you make every year, etc. And each individual dream is like a piece to a puzzle. When all of the pieces start to come together, when all of your dreams are realized, you have your ideal, perfect life.

Now, I want you to pretend that you are able to travel back in time and visit yourself when you were 18 years of age. With a clear vision of all of the dreams that make up your ideal, perfect life, what would you tell your 18 year old self to do with their life going forward, in order to ensure that those dreams become reality?

Whatever you tell your 18 year old self, is what you should be doing with the rest of your life.

When you have a clear vision of the life you desire, it opens up your eyes for the first time, magically revealing the path you must take in order to create the life you desire. It nudges you to do things you never did before. It steers you down paths you’ve never ventured before. It introduces you to apostles who are only to happy to help you realize your dreams.

Clarity is the key to manifesting the life you desire. Clarity Determines Your Fate.

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Thomas C. Corley About Thomas C. Corley

Tom Corley is a bestselling author, speaker, and media contributor for Business Insider, CNBC and a few other national media outlets.

His Rich Habits research has been read, viewed or heard by over 50 million people in 25 countries around the world.

Besides being an author, Tom is also a CPA, CFP, holds a master’s degree in taxation and is President of Cerefice and Company, a CPA firm in New Jersey.
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  2. Great post thanks for the info.

  3. Agree with the post completely, I only wish my 18 yr old self might have listened. However, it’s never to late to start.

    • It’s never too late. I found my purpose in life in 2008 at age 46 by experimenting with something I never did before – writing. You find your purpose via experimentation and dream-setting.

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