Category: Investment Moats

7 Thoughts on this Negativity Surrounding Facebook

The result of Brexit and USA election, has put the weaponization of our personal data on social media platforms in the forefront. We always know that marketing, when done successfully, have a way of altering our perception on certain products and services. However, with greater amount of data, that was previously difficult to collect in […]

The Great Appeal of Semi-Retirement vs Financial Independence

After reading much literature on the topic of retirement, financial independence and various sub discipline on the topic I lean closer to the view that what people are looking for is a more balanced life. Less stress, more family time, doing work but not at such a frantic pace, not a constant worry about money. […]

No One Can Teach You Conviction. You need to Acquire It Yourself

One of the biggest stock disaster for myself in recent memory was my speculation on AEM Holdings. The Semi Conductor Stock did some R&D work with Intel and AEM started producing for Intel with Intel being their big customer. In a lot of ways, AEM sounded like UMS holdings in its infancy stage in 2010-2011 […]

Dividend Machines Course Online Now – Taking In the Batch of 2018

At some point in my investing journey, dividend investing became something that I identified with. Dividend investing has a lot of appeal, and I think the reason is that people likes to be validated that they are slowly getting a cash flow payout from their investment. This has a lot of similarities to the Asian […]