Housing prices continue to climb

And if you were at the right place, at the right time, with the right combination of assets and even the right foresight, you might be reaping the rewards of acquiring an asset that has gone up in value in terms of dollars of cents.

However…

You haven’t done anything important.

Having wealth is not the same as doing something that matters.

It’s easy to fool yourself into thinking that your net worth increasing each month means you are contributing to something great.