Five ways to start building wealth

Starting out in one’s life it can seem exciting, overwhelming, sometimes disappointing, even scary. Like schooling, thinking about retirement and being wealthy seems so far away.

I recall the first job out of Engineering School paid me $42,000 before taxes. I was one of 3 in my graduating class that got a job in the year 2002.

The Tech bubble! Remember that black swan event?

It was a Field Technician job in the Construction Industry — specifically a Building Automation Technician. Seems like a lifetime ago now, but it…