3 Rates you need to Understand

As many of you know finances, business and broader economics really interests me. This has not always been the case but something that started as I began my career. How does all of this fit together so that I can… Continue Reading


Net Worth Update – January 2019

It’s the beginning of a new year and I am positive about this one. Work has started with a bang and the normal family routine is starting to settle in again. I believe tracking your net worth is one of… Continue Reading


2018 in Review

When certain milestones or events pass by in life, I believe it is important to reflect on them. Reflection is a valuable life skill and as a semi-active investor it is important to reflect on investments made. As for 2018… Continue Reading


The Realisation that we Might Never be Poor

Being financially poor or living in poverty is open to perception or interpretation. The last threshold of the international poverty line was set by the World Bank at $ 1.90 per day in 2015. The World Bank estimated that 900… Continue Reading


The Fascination with Individual Stocks

I have been with my current employer for a bit more than a year now. In hindsight I am really grateful that I had the opportunity and was able to take it. In this role I have gained a lot… Continue Reading


Financial Lessons from the Greatest Showman

This past weekend my wife and I watched The Greatest Showman. I know it’s basically a year old at this stage, but it only aired on local television this weekend. Although I am easy to please with a comedy, fantasy,… Continue Reading