The Power of Compounding Returns: Save $100,000 before you are 30 and you are set

Want to know the power of compounding returns? Einstein called compounding interest, “the greatest mathematical discovery of all time”. As far as I can tell, money is a renewable resource. A lot of money will make more money, as long as you have time.      

Bizarre Quotes from Elon Musk That Make Sense

Hi all, it’s been a while since I last posted. As you get started with the week, I wanted to post some motivating and inspiring quotes from Elon Musk. On risk: “Failure is an option here. If things are not failing, you are not innovating enough.”

A Time to Remember: Wallstreet Crash of 2008

I found this cnbc video on youtube that was recorded at the evening that Lehman Brothers declared bankruptcy and when Merrill Lynch was sold to Bank of America. This is probably the pinnacle of fear during the financial crisis and a time to remember…how the market

How to select great companies based upon key financial ratios

An investor can quickly assess the financial health and performance of an investment by calculating these key financial ratios when looking at the financial statements of a company. Below are several important ratios to evaluate: Earnings Per Share (EPS) EPS = Net Earnings / Outstanding Shares Earnings per share measures the amount of

What I learned after quitting my job and backpacking across Asia (2011)

In 2011, I quit my job as a fixed income trader and spent the next 7 months backpacking in Asia. Thinking back, that may have been one of the craziest things I had ever done, but I have no regrets about it. I had a blast