The Seven Paths to Poverty: Finding Financial Stability In An Unstable World, is intriguing and timely. Gary Byrne and Lance Mason tackle the issues that brought us to our current plight. They also have warnings on how to avoid it in the future.
Byrne and Mason say there are four driving factors to human behavior: avoid death, avoid injury, gain approval, fulfill our goals.
There are seven paths to poverty: a. Abandonment of Power b. The Slow Leak c. Push-Button Spending d. “But I deserve it…” and other Fallacies e. Rigidity Equals Strength
f. Relationships (Or how 2 -1 equals ½) g. Going to the Dark Side
Listen to the entire interview here: