Perpetual Failure: The Reason Why I Continue To Save So Much

Whenever things are going well for an extended period of time, I begin to worry. Where did all the bad luck go? Something must be wrong.I’m not sure why life has turned out OK when there are plenty of smarter, more deserving people out there who still struggle. Maybe the exhausted fumes of good karma from a past … Continue reading Perpetual Failure: The Reason Why I Continue To Save So Much

The Best Time Of The Year To Buy Property

There will be another post regarding the best time to buy a property during special times like this "illness" of 2020,so stay tuned! To answer the title,the best time when you should buy a property is when others are not.In different words,when nobody else is buying. So ,the best time in normal times is when … Continue reading The Best Time Of The Year To Buy Property

Now we know: ETFs have made the investing world a better place

As long as I can remember, people have worried about ETFs. When I was trading ETFs back in 2005, my partner and I used to wonder if they would increase correlation in the stock market — the property of stocks moving together, like a marching band. Over the short term, as in seconds and minutes, this was … Continue reading Now we know: ETFs have made the investing world a better place

The 10 biggest financial mistakes I’ve ever made

Decades of money missteps, and I’m still standing I often write about mistakes I’ve made. Why change now? Looking back over my 76 years and the many poor money decisions I’ve made, it’s a wonder I’m in better financial shape than the Social Security trust fund—and yet I am. Here are 10 of my more … Continue reading The 10 biggest financial mistakes I’ve ever made

Zoom is Now Worth More Than the World’s 7 Biggest Airlines

CHART OF THE WEEK Zoom Is Now Worth More Than The 7 Biggest Airlines Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many people have transitioned to working—and socializing—from home. If these trends become the new normal, certain companies may be in for a big payoff. Popular video conferencing company, Zoom Communications, is a prime example of an organization … Continue reading Zoom is Now Worth More Than the World’s 7 Biggest Airlines

INTEREST RATES WENT NEGATIVE | GOODBYE SAVINGS

Interest Rate Futures just began trading negative - here is what this means, how negative interest rates would impact you, and how you could get paid to borrow money - enjoy! On May 8th, MarketWatch published an article on what’s known as the Federal Funds Rate…which is the interest rate that BANKS charge OTHER banks … Continue reading INTEREST RATES WENT NEGATIVE | GOODBYE SAVINGS

The People’s Republic of China: 70 Years of Economic History

Following on the previous article regarding the biggest competitor to the USA,I think we would all could use to learn more about this important actor in the world politics' scene,especially because probably you are reading this on a device made there. A full version of the graph can be accessed by clicking HERE! Chart: 70 … Continue reading The People’s Republic of China: 70 Years of Economic History

Freedom Is Way More Valuable Than Money: Quarantine Edition Review

I moved from annual reviews to quarterly reviews this year, but with how quickly April flew by, I just had to write another! April was supposed to be a terrible month based on the downward trajectory we were experiencing in March. It was easy to imagine the S&P 500 heading below 2,000. However, financially, April ended up … Continue reading Freedom Is Way More Valuable Than Money: Quarantine Edition Review

How To Get Rich: Practice Predicting The Future!

Do you remember the scene in Back To The Future Part II when Biff Tannen opens up a safety deposit box and reveals to Marty the way he got so rich was due to a sports-betting almanac his future self gave his younger self? Oh how I wished I could have done the same thing as a young … Continue reading How To Get Rich: Practice Predicting The Future!

10 steps to make sure that you have enough money to retire

Do you have enough money to retire? When we’re facing the “Retirement Decision”, that’s the one question each of us must answer. None of us want to run out of money before we die. It’s particularly worrisome when we’re facing the type of global crisis we’re dealing with today. Rather than just worry about it, … Continue reading 10 steps to make sure that you have enough money to retire