Investment Returns Vs. Salary Bonuses

I have been tracking my investment returns since 2003 and realised that for the last 15 years or so, the investment returns comprising capital gains (losses), dividends and interest did not exceed each year’s total bonuses from earned employment income. What this means is that my savings and growth of investible savings is built mostly from earned income…

Doom and Gloom versus the Wisdom of Crowds

The start of 2016 has seen stock markets around the world being afflicted due to a combination of factors. The slowing down of China’s economy, coupled with gradually rising interest rates from the US Federal Reserve raising its interest rates has resulted in the stock markets plunging from previous levels. Since I started investing in 2003…

The “New” Five Cents Ten Cents Blog

A fresh start to 2016. I have re-started this blog partly because of some technical issues and decided to reinstall the latest WordPress version for a clean start. At the same time, I have decided to move on from blogging about my journey towards financial freedom as the frequency of my blog has become so…

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