When you talk to people who know next to nothing about junior mining stocks, they will typically scoff at you when they learn that you’re buying a bunch of “risky ass penny stocks”… The most common snide remark I hear is, “If you’re so brave, why don’t you just take your money, go to Vegas, and bet it all on black?

To take it a step even further, the overwhelming belief out there among the masses is don’t invest in mining stocks at all… But if for some reason you’re insane (and stubborn) enough to do so anyway, you’re much better off [click to continue…]

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I’m back in the Bay Area! Well, at least for the next few weeks or so before I hit the road yet again. It’s a little too early to say, but right now I’m making tentative plans to go visit Phuket in Thailand… And I know Chiang Mai is a very popular destination for digital [click to continue…]

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In the last post, I mentioned that I felt like Clean Energy Boom 2.0 was fast approaching. If I learned anything from last year, it’s that when Elon Musk is about ready to make a major announcement to the market, it’s time I start actively paying attention!

We all know that lithium (and the mining stocks) boomed last year shortly after March’s Tesla Model 3 unveiling, and I’m sort of [click to continue…]

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This feels like 2006/2007 to me… Everywhere you look, ain’t nobody really got a smartphone (electric vehicle)… Sure, your [click to continue…]

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One Year Ago Today

by FI Fighter on June 29, 2017

in Hong Kong, Progress

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One year ago (6/29/16), this finally happened…

Early FI.

The culmination of a lot of: hard work, sweat, blood, tears, luck, persistence, determination, more luck, and a whole lot more…

Back in late 2011, I set a goal for myself to [click to continue…]

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Endeavour Mining (EDV.TO/EDVMF) strikes again! I just caught hold of this press release and it looks like one of my top “takeover candidates”, Avnel Gold (AVK.TO/AVNZF), just got [click to continue…]

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On this blog, I’m always emphasizing the importance of, “buying low and selling high.” After awhile, I’m sure it gets pretty redundant for you all to keep hearing over and over again. Nevertheless, when it comes to the BIG PICTURE with investing/speculating, that’s what it really comes down to…

Nope, nobody can perfectly [click to continue…]

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Gold – Just One of Those Days

by FI Fighter on June 26, 2017

in Precious Metals Updates

Just when you start to think that the precious metals are building up some positive momentum, they go and do [click to continue…]

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Anyone who follows this blog for precious metals and mining stocks posts knows that I’m one of the more boring guys out there… In other words, I don’t typically chase after early-stage exploration plays that offer the most torque and upside potential (but are also beyond volatile!).

You know, most of the companies that I hold in [click to continue…]

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When it comes to making money and sticking to an investment thesis that you have a lot of conviction in, oftentimes it’s best for shareholders to focus on fundamentals and pertinent company news flow as opposed to [click to continue…]

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