A Path to Long-Term Wealth: A Comprehensive Guide for Young Professionals

Abhinav Daharwal
5 min readSep 15, 2023
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In the todays world of hubris and hamartia, where uncertainty soar high, achieving long-term wealth might seem like a distant dream. Yet, for young professionals with the drive for personal development and financial success, it’s entirely possible. You have the incredible opportunity to not only build a successful career but also pave the way towards long-term wealth creation.

In this article, we’ll embark on a journey towards financial freedom by following a comprehensive step-by-step guide that is grounded in both wisdom, facts and careful planning.

1. Manage Your Personal Finance with the 50:30:20 Rule

Financial discipline is your first step toward wealth creation. The 50:30:20 rule is your trusted compass. Allocate 50% of your monthly income to essentials, 30% for discretionary spending, and save a minimum of 20%. This 20% is the cornerstone of your wealth-building journey.

Wealth = (Income — Expenses) x Return on Investment^ Number of years you are invested.

Hence unless you increase your income and keep a check on your expenses your investment journey won’t go any further.

“The goal of a successful investment is to create long-term



Abhinav Daharwal

A data driven, retail consultant. Whimsical & Witty writer. Digital and Future technology enthusiast.