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The Doctor Is In - Don't Skip This "Midyear Millionaire Checkup"

It seems like only yesterday that we were ringing in the New Year.

But, believe it or not, we're now halfway through 2017.

Nearly four months ago, we set off on this incredible journey together, and I feel like we are on the cusp of something truly great.

That's what makes articles like the one I'm about to share with you so imperative for your journey here.

You see, the summer months give most of us a chance to slow down and catch up – on relaxation, on chores and, with a bit of scheduling and focus, on our wealth goals.

Now, as regular readers of my work know, I have a real love for old investing adages and maxims. And there's one that really applies to today's story.

Back during World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill told listeners that "he who fails to plan is planning to fail."

And was he ever right.

So many investors fail precisely because they "wing it" and don't have a plan or a system of any kind at their disposal.

But it's not just the plan itself that's really so important...


What College Football and the FDA Have to Do with Our Leading Pick-and-Shovel Play

You won't find a bigger Hokies fan than my father. And he's not alone – the entire Barton clan has a deep-rooted history with Virginia Tech.

With our popcorn and cold beverages in hand, we settled in hopes of seeing our alma mater extend its bowl streak to 24 consecutive games – the longest active streak recognized by the NCAA.

But by the end of a disastrous first half, even my father began to have doubts. With Arkansas up 24-0 heading into halftime, it seemed like an insurmountable feat for head coach Justin Fuente to lead the Hokies to victory.

But, as true fans and supporters, we stuck with our team and kept watching – and what a second half it was.

As a family, we cheered aloud as Virginia Tech scored 35 unanswered points to win 35-24 – the greatest comeback in the Hokie's 124-year history.

Now, there's a reason why I'm sharing this story with you today.

Not only does this story underscore a key piece of our strong>10-Minute Millionaire system, but we can also apply that same sort of victorious satisfaction to one of our recent pick-and-shovel plays.

Let me show you what I mean...