Net Worth Update

Net Worth Update (October 2016)

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Previous update here. Hey there! I feel a bit like the late kid to the party this month. I’ve taken my sweet time sitting down to write this net worth update for two reasons – i) I’ve been busy starting my new job and ii) the numbers aren’t too exciting. October tasted pretty sour in some […]

Investing

My Investment Journey (so far…)

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Before getting too far into posts on current investment ideas, I thought it might be worthwhile to reflect on and share my investment journey to date. Nothing spectacular, it’s really a story of starting small and testing the water with managed funds before moving to direct equities, ETF’s and LIC’s. My interest in investing started […]

Investing

Investing: the Value of Starting Early

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The Benefit of Investing Early. There is sometimes a temptation to postpone investing, particularly for younger investors considering to invest for retirement. After all, what’s another year or two spent living it up when retirement is so far off! The illusion is that by waiting a year or two, we’re relinquishing relatively small returns. Take Joe, who at age […]