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FIREplanter

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Name:
FIREplant
Category:
Early Retirement
Tags:
Frugality/Saving, Investing
Start Year:
2016

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Location:
London, England, United Kingdom
Age:
20s
Race:
Asian
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
SINK (Single Income, No Kids)
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Latest Blog Posts

Funny enough the past week showed proved to us that the concept of financial independence is very real and it’s universal to all of us regardless of status. I mean even the Royals have ‘plans’ to be financial independent! After many months of reflection and internal discussions, we have chosen to make a transition this… Continue reading Financial Independence is Universal ...
Posted: Jan 11 2020 @ 11:40 PM
All throughout life, we like to think we are growing. At certain times of the year, when we sit down to reflect on birthdays, on beginnings and ends, after a rough patch, we always like to think we are better than before, wiser than before, more experienced than before. We like to think we have… Continue reading AD 2019: Growth, Stagnation or just Polishing Doorknobs ...
Posted: Jan 03 2020 @ 12:36 AM
All throughout life, we like to think we are growing. At certain times of the year, when we sit down to reflect on birthdays, on beginnings and ends, after a rough patch, we always like to think we are better than before, wiser than before, more experienced than before. We like to think we have… Continue reading AD 2019: Growth, Stagnation or just bidding time… ...
Posted: Jan 03 2020 @ 12:36 AM
“We are like roses that have never bothered to bloom when we should have bloomed and it is as if the sun has become disgusted with waiting” What makes up a Man? What determines whether he is worthy? If he is a success or a failure? The fact is we fail more then we succeed. […] ...
Posted: May 08 2019 @ 11:50 AM
Writing is difficult. Thinking of what to write is difficult. Hell, trying to be creative and come up with your own words is tough. Hence most of our lives are spend absorbing the narrative and speech patterns of the wider society, friends, family and communities and regurgitating them. It’s what we do everyday. We are […] ...
Posted: Mar 05 2019 @ 9:33 PM
Over the past few years, I have had the ‘Car Buying Itch’. You have heard the story before: you are fresh off passing your driving test, just started working and suddenly have so much disposable income rolling into your bank account and you have to decide what to do with it. And one of the […] ...
Posted: Aug 11 2018 @ 7:52 PM
2017 was a great year for equities, CAPE ratios are raising all around. Great but that might suggest future performance will be expected to be poor given the popular theory of reversal to the mean CAPE. Or will momentum play a bigger role for the next year leading to further highs? I doubt anyone has […] ...
Posted: Feb 02 2018 @ 2:23 AM
Many a times we arrive at a metaphorical fork in the road, having to make a decision which way to go. Which dish to pick? which colour to choose for that bag? Which girl to choose? Which stock to buy? When to buy? For most people it comes naturally, decision making process learnt through parental […] ...
Posted: Jan 26 2018 @ 12:15 AM
Hello folks! This is part of my attempt at trying to meet my goals for 2017 and pursuit for self-improvement and learning how to think a bit clearer in investing, in dealing with my own thoughts and with people. I came across the art of thinking clearly by Rolf Dobelli recommended by theescapeartist for sometime and […] ...
Posted: Sep 02 2017 @ 12:46 AM
Here’s my dividend report for Q2 2017. A grand total of £490.20 bringing the cumulative total for this year to £787.61. In fact, it is already more than the grand total for the last 3 quarters for 2016. Something must be going right. I am looking forward towards the end of the year where I can […] ...
Posted: Aug 06 2017 @ 8:40 PM

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