Mark Cuban’s Most Recent Money Advice is Ridiculously Simple and Super Important

If you save the way the Shark Tank star suggests, you’ll be set for life

Rocco Pendola
Sep 16 · 5 min read
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He put radio on the internet!

There’s a difference between the character HBO’s Silicon Valley modeled after Mark Cuban and the real Mark Cuban. Russ Hanneman is a fool on every level. Mark Cuban is a good dude and smart guy. I have a touch of personal experience with Cuban from my days doing radio in Dallas. But, that aside, it’s clear Cuban knows what he’s talking about. Mark Cuban gives good advice.

Don’t Be the $30,000 a Year Millionaire

Cuban suggests eliminating all debt, filling a 12-month emergency fund, and only investing after you have done these two things. This isn’t easy to accomplish, however, it’s more imperative now than ever. As Cuban noted, the pandemic changed the world. We can’t go back to our old ways, particularly when they involve money.

“I got over a thousand dollars in the bank and I’m alright”

That’s one of my favorite Tom Petty lyrics from the song Room at the Top. It speaks directly to what we’re talking about here.

  • It makes me a better investor.

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