3 Habits That Will Keep You Poor Forever

Adam Del Duca
8 min readSep 11, 2021
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Our habits define who we are. The things we do every day have a major influence on the different aspects of our lives, including our finances. Rich people have specific habits that drive them to gaining and retaining wealth. In fact, their impressive financial stature are a direct result of the habits they maintain. On the other hand, poor people also have habits, but their habits do the exact opposite. They keep them from gaining or retaining wealth.

So what are these habits that keep people poor? Here are three that I believe are the most corrosive to your financial well-being!

Habit #1: Blaming Others

For everything you want to achieve in life, you will experience your fair share of failures. These failures come as a result of bad decisions, and they could be really demoralizing at best and devastating at worst. It is unfortunate that a lot of people do not realize that they are solely responsible for their destinies, and this causes them to point accusing fingers at everyone else but themselves.

Blaming others for your failures means you have subconsciously agreed that the key to your wealth lies in their hands. This is a terrible mindset to carry if you ever plan to be rich or maintain the wealth you already have. Some people blame the government and its policies for their…