Trading vs Investing

The famous Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping once said: It doesn’t matter whether a cat is white or black, as long as it catches mice. Let us compare two main approaches on making money from stock markets: Trading vs Investing. Before we begin, let me confess that I am very biased in favour of Investing. I am trying to explain the reasons … [Click to read the full article…]

Your most important Investment

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What is a good investment? Answer is one which gives you large, growing returns over a long period of time. Nothing fits the bill as perfectly as investing in yourself. This is what Warren Buffett Says: Generally speaking, investing in yourself is the best thing you can do. Anything that improves your own talents; nobody can tax … [Click to read the full article…]

How do you measure wealth?

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Way back during my engineering college days, I chanced upon this little book called ‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’ by Robert Kiyosaki. This was an easy to read book and also because those days I used to read anything and everything that I found, I finished reading this book in one sitting. Some key points from … [Click to read the full article…]

Lessons on Compounding Wealth & Value Investing

“Ginto-  I really want to learn this. So if you can break this down into small easy-to-read articles, I can read them and start learning this ‘Value investing’ you are so passionate about” So said one of my dear friends. That, combined with persuasion from my better half to properly document our thoughts, notes and analysis … [Click to read the full article…]