Why I write about Personal Finance, why is managing your finances important? … More Why I write about Personal Finance
Hey there friends, Just stumbled upon this article from Budgets are Sexy that I read enthusiastically. In short, J. Money, a long-time blogger, is comparing his life and finances of 2012 to those of 2019. I thought it provided good food for thought on where I was myself 7 years ago and where I am now, and … More What has your journey been since 2012?
My friends, First and foremost I want to wish you the best in this new year for Your health Your wealth Love and relations Your career Your happiness Isn’t it frustrating how every year after a festive season we start the new year with the best of intentions and are fully motivated by our usual … More New year’s resolutions and how to achieve them in 2018
Amigos! Let me reveal the one lifehack that will finally answer these 2 questions : Can I afford to buy my latte everyday on my way to work? (or how can I balance today and tomorrow’s little pleasures?) How do I start building wealth? The funny story is that I have used this financial “strategy” … More The one financial lifehack you need to start applying today
Friends, Unless you have been living under a rock, you have heard of the hype around Bitcoin surging to unseen heights (up to 6500 EUR/7700 USD as of this morning) The topic has come up several times during recent conversations with friends, if you follow our Facebook page and Instagram account you saw that even … More Should you invest in Bitcoin?
Hello Friends, Are you like my buddy Chad who often says : “I am very happy with with my house, I love it and it’s such a great investment!”? I am always appalled to hear the latter! Chad is not the only one saying this, I have heard many times around me. Of course buying … More 5 Reasons why your home is not an investment
Dear friends, I have just finished reading the book Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki. As I was telling some acquaintances I was going to start a Personal Finance blog, I was advised to read the book. The title “Rich Dad, Poor Dad” did not sound entirely foreign to my ear and in fact … More Book review : “Rich Dad, Poor Dad”
Friends, Back in 2006, when I was a last year´s student at uni (Msc in Business Engineering) and my classmates and I were getting closer to the diploma ceremony, some fellow student sent us the story of the Mexican Fisherman and the Banker. By that time many of us (including myself) had already secured our first jobs … More The Parable of the Mexican Fisherman and the Banker
Friends, Are you like my friend Isidore in the midst of moving places? Are you looking at apartments online? Did you save up some dinero and are you evaluating the option of purchasing an appartment/house ? That sounds great! Now go for it. – Yeah Jonathan, thanks but I am still looking at renting out as … More Should you buy or rent your home?
Hey guys, No this is no article about Metallica´s Garage, Inc. 1998 album, today I just wanted to talk about an alternative investment opportunity which may not appear as a first obvious choice : Investment in garages! In the spring of 2015 I purchased 2 garages in central Oslo and these have shown to be … More Garage, Inv.