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Freedom 35 Blog
Category:
Investing
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Early Retirement, Millennial
Start Year:
2010

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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20s
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SINK (Single Income, No Kids)
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IT / Graphic Designer
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Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) A few years ago I bought 50 shares of Avigilon Corp (TSE:AVO) at a price of $25 per share. Avigilon is a surveillance and security company based in Vancouver. The idea for the trade was to ride the momentum up and then sell it for a profit. Soon after however, instead of continuing to climb, the stock [...] Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) ...
Posted: Feb 19 2018 @ 11:30 AM
Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) Investments for the New Year It has not been a great start for Canadian investors. The TSX Composite was down about 2% in January. Cryptos saw their worst month yet. And bond prices have fallen due to soaring yields. But on the bright side, the economy is improving as the labour market grows stronger and [...] Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) ...
Posted: Feb 06 2018 @ 11:30 AM
Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) The Next Recession is Coming Although not directly correlated to the stock market in the short term, the economy also experiences cycles of ups and downs. Here are some graphs that have historically been very reliable when used to forecast recessions in the United States. Recessions occur when the total economic output of the country [...] Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) ...
Posted: Jan 29 2018 @ 4:30 PM
Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) Why Bonds Are So Important A fundamental skill to successfully managing wealth is knowing how to diversify our assets. This means we must own both equity and fixed income, with the correct weighting and balance. There isn’t a single solution that fits everyone’s situation. But in general bonds help to protect our wealth against volatility [...] Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) ...
Posted: Jan 22 2018 @ 4:30 PM
Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) How to Prepare for Higher Borrowing Costs My debt to income ratio is about 500% while the national average is around 173%. Readers sometimes email me and ask what I will do when interest rates rise. My answer is simple. I tell them I will pay down my debts in an accelerated manner prioritizing the highest [...] Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) ...
Posted: Jan 15 2018 @ 4:30 PM
Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) Summary of Financial Market Returns 2017 was a great year for investors, particular for those with long exposure to emerging markets overseas. 🙂 Nearly every asset class experienced positive returns. The best performing one was cryptocurrencies. It grew from a market capitalization of $20 billion to $800 billion in the last 12 months. To put [...] Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) ...
Posted: Jan 09 2018 @ 4:30 PM
Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) Hello friends. It’s a new year. 😀 My investment strategy for 2017 was simple; to buy dividend growth stocks and alternative investments. Dividend stocks and alternative assets tend to grow in bull markets but also hold up well in recessions. The plan is to earn respectable returns while reducing risk to the downside. Here are [...] Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) ...
Posted: Jan 02 2018 @ 4:30 PM
Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) Year In Review It’s been a year since I began investing in the peer to peer lending platform Lending Loop. I was anticipating a return of 8% when I first wrote about it. However things turned out better than I expected. I started the year with $20,000 and have earned just over $2,000 in interest [...] Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) ...
Posted: Dec 26 2017 @ 4:30 PM
Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) Significant Inheritance Coming for Half of Households According to data from Statistics Canada, nearly 50% of households can expect to inherit a significant amount. In fact, the aggregate net worth in 2012 of all senior households was $2.18 trillion while the number of households headed by someone between 45 and 65 was 5.8 million. Dividing the [...] Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) ...
Posted: Dec 18 2017 @ 4:30 PM
Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) How high can it go' Back in Sept I blogged about buying some cryptocurrencies, and posted my Ethereum purchase transaction. At that time ETH was trading at $230 US. Today the price is over $700 US. Sweet mother of mammaries! 🙂 And just last month when Bitcoin was trading at $7,300 US I tweeted that [...] Contents from freedom 35 blog. (www.freedomthirtyfiveblog.com) ...
Posted: Dec 13 2017 @ 4:30 PM

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