Reality and the Wild Goose Chase

A story about chasing money and self-discovery

I’ve spent my fair share of time chasing after so-called ‘get rich quick’ schemes.

The first real Heffalump Hole I fell into was when I spent $2,500 on a 21st Century Education Home Course. Luckily, this was with a student discount of 50%. Unluckily for me, I was young, bright-eyed and naive with an undeveloped sense of whether I was being sold something of value.

On second thoughts, that’s not entirely true. I had at least shown the foresight to…