Investing Is Like Savings On Steroids

If you have following my work for a while, you may have noticed how much I emphasize the importance of not only investing for the long term but ALSO making sure we are investing in QUALITY. I strongly believe this to be one of the best ways we can create wealth over time. I like to […]

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Investing Lessons: 10 Years and Counting

Last week was my 10 year anniversary as a Stock investor. That means I have been managing my own personal portfolio of investments for a decade (and counting). I’ve been celebrating (mostly in my head) all month. I couldn’t let July 2018 pass by without sharing the top ten investing lessons I have learned over […]

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The Traveling Investor: Europe Edition

Besides stock investing, one of the things I am most passionate about is traveling. I made my first trip abroad (without my parents) in the spring of 2005 – right before my college graduation. That trip was to Puerto Rico and after that first experience I was hooked on traveling the world. I remember making […]

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Price Is What You Pay, Value Is What You Get.

If you follow Warren Buffett the title of this post might look familiar. It is actually one of his famous quotes and a valuable investing lesson wrapped up into one quick sentence.  In my previous post about investors dilemmas I talked about how it is nearly impossible to time the market and very difficult to catch […]

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LOLA Retreat 2018

A couple of weeks ago I had the honor of speaking at the LOLA Retreat – a personal finance conference for women. The great minds behind this amazing event are Melanie Locket (founder of DearDebt) and Emma Pattee.  Melanie and I at the end of a wonderful two days. The event took place at a beautiful […]

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What To Do With The Money You Don’t Have Invested

NOTE: This post was updated on 8/25/2018. It is not secret that I am a HUGE fan of the stock market. I absolutely love the idea of creating wealth over time by making educated decisions and putting my hard earned money in companies, funds, and investments I trust and have researched thoroughly. With that said, […]

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What You Should Know About IPOs

Hello everyone!  In this post, we cover a question I get emails on from time to time “should I invest in IPO for company X?”. Before we elaborate more on this, I’d like to remind everyone of what exactly an IPO is. IPO, short for “Initial Public Offering”, is the name given to stocks that join […]

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