This is MasterMInd University – the free university for financial independence.   This is YOUR university if you are serious about your freedom, financial independence, and your quality of life. Here, you will learn battle tested ideas for becoming the person who goes from rags to riches.

If you are concerned about your future, view the information here, and get to work building foundations under your dreams and loftiest ambitions.

Although the world has entered extreme change and/or crisis, the principles remain largely the same.

This site will help you avoid some costly trial and error. It should demystify topics and prevent you from being fleeced by well-credentialed crooks. Consider the information here for yourself.  Avoid chasing your tail and/or being strung along by wolves in sheep’s clothing.

Knowledge is potential power. Being temporarily broke isn’t an excuse not to learn. Luck is where preparation meets opportunity. You supply the work ethic and desire. Let’s get started.

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Getting Started

Take these 61 steps towards financial independence. These 61 steps are a basic framework. You’ll have to make your own blueprint.  Feel free to print out the 61 steps.


Links to various useful resources for your mental arsenal, while avoiding costly trial and error.  A few self-assessments included.


Articles of interest to the FI-RE crowd, futurists, and B school people.


List of common words and phrases in personal finance, business, investing, and crypto.  You might demystify some buzzwords. Know these words well before most financial conversation (like interviews).

Mastermind Chat

Recruit for your MasterMind group. Watch people defend their best stock picks.  Imagine how this could cut your learning curve.  Discuss modern day Machiavellianism.  Keep it friendly and above ground 🙂

Wealth Building Ideas

A list of 193 strategies to accumulate wealth.  This is either a primer or a review. 

Quick Cash Ideas

There are plenty of ideas to earn cash fast and/or find a side-hustle. 140 here.

Easy and Effective Money Saving Ideas

We bet you can save up to $1000 per month implementing easy and often overlooked money saving ideas in your budget. Saving cash isn’t enough.  But if you HAVE TO plug financial leaks, this could help.

Passive Income

A list of high yield stocks and ETF’s, and some rules of thumb for passive investing.

Crisis Investing

Tips on how to prepare for economic crisis. Includes common sense and sophisticated instruments.


57 commandments and universal laws for you and your MasterMind group that help build a basic framework.  These 6 sets of commandments may become increasingly important in the new economy.


A collection of Motivational, Wealth, Entrepreneurship and MasterMind quotes from an array of  fields for you and your mastermind group to consider, as mini lessons.

Mastermind Mindset Quotes

A new collection of Motivational, Inner Game, #mindset, and classic tweets & quotes about the future.


Our Financial Education Videos page. Before you search FI vids on YouTube, check out what our featured speakers have to say. (Tai Lopez, Robert Kiyosaki, Aaron Clarey, some academic stuff.)

Motivational Music Videos

A collection of multi-genre music videos to help change your state now. Several of these songs are played at Tony Robbins seminars.

More Motivational Music Videos

An additional collection of multi-genre music videos to help change your state now.  (Added in 2020.)

Health Is Wealth

Videos on nutrition and optimal health. My mentor insisted I watch these.

Wealth Calculators

Featuring the Rich Dad’s wealth calculator, a retirement calculator and one other retirement calc.   Try them out.


A list of free education sites, online forums, a list of business news sites, job sites, and government sites of interest to the FI crowd, and where you can contact us.

Important Disclaimer: YOU are solely responsible for your personal, financial, and business decisions. We cannot guarantee the accuracy or suitability of the contents of this site for you. As such, results from using Mastermind University will vary. The reader is not guaranteed to retire in 5-10 years. Further, loss of capital (cash) is possible when investing, speculating, and launching businesses. The information in this site is not to be construed as professional advice. This university is not officially affiliated with the teachers, businesses, and gurus included or mentioned herein. Affiliate and referral links are inside. Due to the environment of personal finance, certain portions of text at this site could become obsolete quickly. You can support MMU by purchasing an eBook or paperback book on the upper right (or below if on smartphone) via Amazon.