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Joao@GrowtoRetire

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Name:
Grow to Retire
Category:
General Finance
Tags:
Financial Freedom, Early Retirement, Personal Finance, Personal Growth, Lifestyle, Investing.
Start Year:
2018

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Net worth:
$10,000.00
Location:
Lisbon, Portugal
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
SINK (Single Income, No Kids)
Profession:
Engineer
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Latest Blog Posts

The Federal Reserve System (also known as the Federal Reserve or simply the Fed) is the central banking system of the United States of America. The Fed hiked its benchmark short-term interest rate a quarter, from 1.75% to 2%. Why is This Important? Additionally to this increase, the FED raised its forecasts for both economic growth… The post Household Debt is Growing. Should We Be Worried? appeared first on Grow to Retire. ...
Posted: Aug 31 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Retirement A Generation of Americans Is Entering Old Age the Least Prepared in Decades (WSJ) Low incomes, paltry savings, high debt burdens, failed insurance—the U.S. is upending decades of progress in securing life’s final chapter Investing What ‘Long-Term Investor’ Really Means (Institutional Investor) It’s not just following the index, writes Campbell Macpherson, CEO of Change… The post Weekend reads: Long-Term Investor Meaning. Why Young Adults Are Having Fewer Children. appeared first ...
Posted: Jul 13 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Hi readers, welcome back. It has been a busy and long week/end of the month. Thus it’s getting harder to write on a frequent a consistent basis. Today I have a new post that is basically an update, of my previous post with the 1Q2018 investment outlook for Stocks, Bonds, Oil, Gold and Real Estate.… The post GrowtoRetire 2Q2018 Investment Update And Outlook appeared first on Grow to Retire. ...
Posted: Jul 09 2018 @ 7:00 AM
GrowtoRetire.com Weekend Reads Here are the best collection of articles and news just for you. Grab a cup of cappuccino and have a nice weekend. Investing What’s the Yield Curve? ‘A Powerful Signal of Recessions’ Has Wall Street’s Attention (NY Times) “Economists and investors are watching the shrinking gap between interest rates on 2-year and… The post Weekend Reads: The Powerful Signal of Recessions, How Women and Men Approach Money and ...
Posted: Jun 29 2018 @ 7:00 AM
A Brief History of Gold Of all the precious metals, this one is the most popular. And it has been for ages. Gold’s history began in 3000 B.C. when the ancient Egyptians started producing jewellery. The Egyptians also produced gold maps – some of which survive to this day. These maps described where to find mines and… The post Does it Make Sense to Invest in Gold? appeared first on Grow to Retire. ...
Posted: Jun 25 2018 @ 7:00 AM
GrowtoRetire.com Weekend Reads Here are the best collection of articles and news just for you. Grab a cup of cappuccino and have a nice weekend. Business Trade Wars Don’t Matter, Unless You Think $2 Trillion Matters (Bloomberg) Hey, maybe this stuff is bad for business after all. Chinese media have mocked US President Donald Trump… The post Weekend Reads: Mid-Cap ETFs Are Huge Performers, and Exxon Doubles Down on Oil. Also, ...
Posted: Jun 22 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Size Analysis Last week there was an article by Bloomberg, that stated the following: “(…) The SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF Trust, or MDY, is the largest mid-cap ETF. Despite grossly outperforming its large-cap and small-cap fund competitors, it has the least amount of assets among the three (…)” When I see this type of… The post Small, Mid or Large: Does Size Really Matter? appeared first on Grow to Retire. ...
Posted: Jun 18 2018 @ 7:00 AM
GrowtoRetire.com Weekend Reads Here are the best collection of articles and news just for you. Grab a cup of cappuccino and have a nice weekend. You will find more infographics at Statista Retirement Rich Kids Are Counting On Inheritance to Pay for Retirement (Bloomberg BusinessWeek) Well-off young people say they need money from relatives and… The post Weekend Reads: Better to buy or rent. A Glimpse of the Future of Money. ...
Posted: Jun 15 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Retirement Strategy Two news have caught my attention lately in the retirement world: How young people are expecting that inheritance will make sure they have money in the retirement phase; and, how the fiduciary rule can cease to exist. Both of this articles worry me. Retirement is like a long vacation in Las Vegas. The… The post How to Manage Your Retirement Portfolio and Strategy appeared first on Grow to Retire. ...
Posted: Jun 11 2018 @ 7:00 AM
GrowtoRetire.com Weekend Reads Here are the best collection of articles and news just for you. Grab a cup of cappuccino and have a nice weekend. You will find more infographics at Statista FIRE / Retirement This Map Shows How Long $1 Million in Retirement Savings Will Last In Every State (Yahoo) Your retirement countdown: 5… The post Weekend reads: appeared first on Grow to Retire. ...
Posted: Jun 08 2018 @ 7:00 AM

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