Category: My 15 Hour Work Week

Why I Like And Use NAV

I really like the NAV initiative… almost up there with strawberry champagne on ice 1. Helps Set Budgets & Track Expenses Tracking expenses is a big part of this blog. In fact, I have been consistent in publishing our monthly…

Portfolio Update: May 2018

This is a pretty good month for the portfolio. The USD and HKD finally appreciated against the SGD and some of the DWI picks also rebounded. Organically, the portfolio was up by close to 1%. It was also a very…

The Art Of The Good Life #5: Counterproductivity

This is one of the few chapters in the book that resonated really strongly with me. Counterproductivity is a natural phenomenon that counteracts measures/behaviour that attempt to raise our productivity. Cars increase our transportation speed but we are staying further…

Expenses Update: April 2018

April is my birthday month. In fact, I just celebrated my birthday less than a week ago. However, instead of splashing out on a meal, we kept it relatively simple this time round. A $50 dinner, a few slices of…

Portfolio Update: April 2018

With decent income and very manageable expenses recently, we were able to inject close to $5k to the portfolio. But unfortunately, the portfolio did not rise by that much. Even after a couple of very good days in the market,…