Market Timing – Waiting for That Fat Pitch

First_Class - 1

Market timing. It gets such a bad rap… If your experience with investing has been anything remotely similar to mine, I’m sure that you’ll recall the moment when you first stumbled upon the concept of Buy and Hold Forever Investing. Whether through the channels of Dividend Growth Investing (DGI), Index Investing, or even Real Estate Investing (REI), the popular mantra out there (for the longest time) has been that market timing is a fool’s game, and that the only way to really

Sharing is Caring:
Continue Reading Market Timing – Waiting for That Fat Pitch

Post FI – Yesterday’s Meet Up (New Direction)

HK_Coffee - 1

So, as readers of the blog know, I’m a huge fan of networking and connecting with other like-minded individuals. Throughout this blog’s history, it’s safe to say that what I’ve gotten most out of the work I’ve put in are the opportunities and doors that have opened up because of my efforts. Quite frankly, without this blog, I would not have

Sharing is Caring:
Continue Reading Post FI – Yesterday’s Meet Up (New Direction)

Early FI – Forge Your Own Path

bed - 1

When I first started blogging in 2012, there weren’t really that many early FI blogs out there… These days, early FI blogs are a dime-a-dozen, which is a good sign that the movement has gained momentum and that there are more and more people out there striving for it. And when it comes to life goals, what could be more liberating than

Sharing is Caring:
Continue Reading Early FI – Forge Your Own Path

Post Typhoon Nida – Last Night’s Dinner and Some Thoughts

Nida - 1

First off, I gotta say typhoon Nida was a new and unique experience for me. Luckily, not too much damage was done, but I think the typhoon really started picking up around 2:00 AM yesterday, and unfortunately for me, I didn’t get out of bed until around 7:00 AM. When I woke up and checked around the house, everything appeared to be in

Sharing is Caring:
Continue Reading Post Typhoon Nida – Last Night’s Dinner and Some Thoughts

Saying What Needs to Be Said

Screen Shot 2016-07-30 at 10.19.53 PM

Well, I’m sure the last post I wrote is bound to ruffle a few feathers… Obviously, what I said will never be popular or generally accepted by the mainstream of investors, but hey, that’s not my problem… You might have sensed it from my tone, but I really did my best to just tell it like it is… I didn’t want to pull any punches and I felt like it was necessary for me to

Sharing is Caring:
Continue Reading Saying What Needs to Be Said

My Simple (Beautiful) Life

HK_View - 1

Well, earlier this year I went ahead and did it — I quit my full-time W-2 Corporate America engineering gig and made plans to do something else with my life. Fast forward to present day, and I’ve now been living in Hong Kong for just bout a full month now!

Wow, time flies! In a recent post, I tried my best to give

Sharing is Caring:
Continue Reading My Simple (Beautiful) Life