As the late, great John D. Rockefeller once said, “I try to do the right thing with money. Save a dollar here and there, clip some coupons, buy 10 gold chains instead of 20, four summer homes instead of eight.”
Well, actually that was LL Cool J, but it’s decent advice regardless of who said it.
When it comes to the wisdom of financial experts and famous rappers, there’s a surprising amount of overlap. Whether you’re creating passive streams of investment income like Robert Kiyosaki or stacking that cabbage à la Ludacris, there’s a lot to say about the world of money and so many different ways to do so.
Check your spending and saving street cred score with our Money Expert of Rap Mogul Quote quiz:
And while you’re here, did you know YNAB has a mix tape? We haven’t won as many Grammys as Kanye yet, but, to be fair, it was our first album.
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