I’ve seen blog posts from authors and entrepreneurs like Loral Langemeier, John Reese, Yanik Silver, and Dan Kennedy pointing out that you have two choices when it comes to the “recession” the media wants to cram down your throat: you can participate in the recession and dam the flow of money in the economy or you can step up and stand out and participate in the brisk flow of money that continues regardless of what the TV wants you to think.
Or as speaker Lance Wallnau puts it, there are only two states in which you can be: Productive and unproductive.
That’s doesn’t mean your should run out and buy more junk from WalMart, but it does mean that you should seek better ways to keep your money active. Moving money is part of the economy. Stationary money is the stuff the third servant had in the parable of the talents.
Things didn’t turn out so well for him. “For everyone who has will be given more, and he will have an abundance. Whoever does not have, even what he has will be taken from him.” Matthew 25:29
So what’s it going to be? Don’t like the price of gas? Start a home-based business and learn how to legally turn your gas bill into a tax deduction (or at least a large portion of it).
Don’t know how to start a home-based business? Find someone who does, learn and DO.
It’s hard to gain momentum sitting on your butt.
I for one am dedicated to ending the recession one person at a time by showing them how to think differently, stop pandering to the socialists and being a slave to a J.O.B. By helping those people, they’ll help other people and so on and so on.
Want a better world? Be it, see it and live in it.