A trial by fire (source: Grammarist) is a situation in which the participant’s abilities and determination are tested. A trial by fire is a test of one’s ability to function under pressure, and the implication is that once one successfully survives a trial by fire, he has proved his mastery. This stock market crash is the trial-by-fire that all robo-advisors (AutoWealth, … [Read more...] about Doubling My AutoWealth Monthly Deposit
Huge fan of John Bogle and supporter of index investing. You will also find articles on investment-related topics as as robo-advisors, dividend investing and REITs as they are foundation of my FIRE journey.
Doing a quick recap of my transactions and what I have been doing lately. At times like these, I think that people are keenly observing what people are (not) doing. Scroll down if you're simply looking for the StocksCafe referral code. Story Time Before I start, maybe a little short story, because more entertaining, yes? Back in 2001-2003, I was working in a medical centre … [Read more...] about StocksCafe : Brutal Tracking Everyday (Referral Code) + Bonus Story
Be careful of what you wish for, right? It feels like that the perfect storm has just hit. Fellow financial independence, retire early (FIRE) seekers, this is the moment that you have been waiting for. Or maybe, not just yet. The stock market tanked, again, as a result of the Saudi oil price war. How long do you think it will take for the European and US economies to … [Read more...] about Your Chance To Hasten The FIRE Journey
I am not sure about what you think, but these are the kind of data points and information that I would like to review, before I invest in a robo-advisor such as AutoWealth. Of course, I am going to post my AutoWealth review so that you can read for yourselves! And so, it is old news that the market tanked at the end of February. Here goes my attempt to explain what happened to … [Read more...] about How Did AutoWealth React When The Market Tanked? An AutoWealth Review.
Knowing what bonds (or bond-like components) does to a portfolio, and actually having them in a portfolio can be two very different things. In the past few days, it sure felt like a long and cold winter is approaching. A tweet by Four Pillar Freedom I recently saw that reminded me of this - A lesson I am learning over and over again: What is obvious to you is not always … [Read more...] about The Effect Of Bonds In Index Investing Portfolio