Showing posts from September, 2016

Can You Handle an Early Retirement?

Are you thinking about retiring early - or better yet, ready to retire early but not sure whether it would be good for you? In other words, are you wondering what life might be like in retirement and whether you would like it?

What is REIT?

REIT is by far the easiest way for an individual to invest in residential and commercial real estate. A real estate investment trust is a company or financial entity that owns and in many cases operates income producing real estate properties.

Staying Physically Fit is Important for Your Financial Fitness

I am no fitness buff, but I know one thing - if I am not physically healthy, chances are my finances will suffer. Not only medical issues make it harder to live a normal life, they also have a big impact on your wallet.

This is Why I Monitor My Stock Portfolio on a Daily Basis

In one of the earlier posts, I talked about the tools I use to monitor my stocks on a daily basis. You can read that post here: Part 1: My favorite personal finance and investment tools. It may seem excessive to some; however, I call it simply "keeping an eye on my investment portfolio" which I worked very hard to build. Also, I am not monitoring for price fluctuations but rather for any big events that may indicate trouble ahead or maybe a buying opportunity.

Quitting My Job May Have Saved My Life

There were many times I thought I would get a heart attack at work due to stress and constantly feeling exhausted and frustrated in trying to push projects forward through endless processes and roadblocks.