Why You Should Set Unrealistic Goals

Why You Should Set Unrealistic Goals

Never underestimate the power of setting goals and visualizing them. I’ve always set quite out-of-this-world, unrealistic goals for myself. And most of them didn’t involve extreme caution, planning or even thinking. And sometimes planning everything out isn’t as important as we think. Here are a few examples of the goals I’ve had in the past: [...]

A Step-by-Step Guide to Investing in U.S. Stocks

A Step-by-Step Guide to Investing in U.S. Stocks

If you’ve made your first steps in the investing world, I’m sure you’ve wondered how you can start investing into the U.S. stock market. If you haven’t made any first steps though, I suggest you read my previous articles on money management. Maybe you’ve looked into the Dividend Kings and Aristocrats and seen that most [...]

Should You Invest in Real Estate or the Stock Market?

Should You Invest in Real Estate or the Stock Market?

This article is meant for beginner investors who’d like to keep their investment portfolio as diversified as possible. By “real estate investing” I refer to renting out residential real-estate and by “stock market investing” I refer to value investing. During periods of economic growth, people who save regularly often find themselves thinking: should I spend [...]

Investing 101: The Stuff You’re Not Taught at School

Investing 101: The Stuff You’re Not Taught at School

During financial booms, any topics related to investing money get a lot of attention. Sadly, scams and speculations get a lot of attention as well, and people start trying out different ways to ‘get-rich-fast’. They try to recruit their friends to really sketchy schemes, which usually result in financial losses. But it often ends even [...]