The Risk of Wealth Creation

To make money, you’ve got to be willing to lose money.  This is what is referred to as risk.  No one has created wealth in a comfort zone.  Some investments that you make will lose you money.  I [...]

Chamas Don’t Work

Most people are simply “hoping” that at some point something will happen to make their investment group become the next big thing. But sadly they keep doing the very same things that ensure that [...]

Understand What You Invest In

Most seasoned investors have one piece of advice: Understand what you are investing in – or rather, do not invest in what you do not understand. I agree with this. I have lost a lot of money [...]

Investor vs. Consumer

Karimi loves her shoes. She has shoes of all colours and she particularly likes high-heeled shoes.  She just cannot turn away from a good offer whenever she sees the shoes.  It’s hardly ever [...]

Shares vs. Equity Funds

I would like to invest in the stock Market. What is the difference (or similarity) between investing in stocks or investing in an Equity Fund? This is an excellent question sent to me by one of [...]

Give up the waiting

I have received a lot of responses for the article I did on Jack and Bob. You can read the post here who-are-you-without-the-money. Given the amount of interest on the topic I feel compelled to [...]