What I Read: August 2020

Hello, everyone! September is upon us. As we start a brand new month, I want to share the books I read during the month of August. I am still waiting to receive the book I plan to read for September (I pre-ordered it a few weeks back). I’ll be happy to share once it arrives. […]

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ETFs Explained: What, How, and Examples

It is no secret that I am incredibly passionate about individual stocks.  As a matter of fact, I’d go as far as saying that individual stocks are my “first love” when it comes to investing. However, I have to say ETFs are a very close second. I find these kinds of investments extremelly fascinating. I […]

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Top Five Investing Books For Beginners

In honor of “National Book Lovers Day” which is apparently celebrated on August 9th, I’ve decided to share some of my favorite investing books. Full disclosure that two of the books listed here were written by yours truly. I wouldn’t be recommending them if I didn’t think they were great. Check out the reviews if […]

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Apple’s 4:1 Stock Split – Explained In Plain English

On Thursday 07/30/2020, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) reported quarterly earnings for the Fiscal third quarter of 2020. In other words, they shared with investors (and the public in general) how the business performed from April through June of this year. Here are some of the highlights: Over the past 3 months, the company generated revenue (sales) […]

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What I Read: July 2020

I am back with another feature of what I’ve been reading lately. For those who might not know: Back in January of 2019, I made a personal commitment to read at least one book per month. It was only supposed to be for 1 year but I’m proud to share that my commitment continues. I […]

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Six Money-Making Lessons From 12 Years of Investing

Today I celebrate 12 years as a Stock investor. Aside from a 401(K), I have been managing my own personal portfolio of investmens for over a decade and counting.  I found out about investing for the first time a semester before I graduated from college. This incredible “discovery” completely shifted my perspective on what is […]

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Clarification Regarding Courses

Recently received an excellent question from a member of our community and it went like this: Do you offer two different classes? I joined the waitlist for the boot camp I think but I’m not sure if there was another course. Can you clarify? When it comes to stock investing, I have two main courses: […]

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What I Read: June 2020

I am back with another feature of what I’ve been reading lately. For those who might not know: Back in January of 2019 I made a personal commitment to read at least one book per month. It was only supposed to be for 1 year but It’s been a year and a half and my […]

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Five Books for Financial Independence

Today feels like the perfect day to share this post as we are observing Independence Day in the United States (4th of July). The books I will be sharing below are titles I have personally read over the years and which became a staple in my library. Many are quite popular and so, they might […]

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Here’s what it means to buy Bankrupt Stocks

If you are new to investing – you might be tempted to buy stock in bankrupt companies. Why? Because oftentimes, the per-share price is cents on the dollar. For example, companies like JCPenney and Hertz are currently trading for $0.18 and $1.39 per share, respectively.  What many people don’t know is what’s happening “behind the […]

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