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Unbounded Potential Markets

Talks about WeWork and Uber
Gives an example of how these companies look for larger markets to serve
I find that it helps me understand how to find better business opportunities if I learned how the best did it.

Categories Private Equity

An opersource web tools to Help You Ask the Question – When Can I Retire?

Compounding anything is like a wonder of the world right?
So this free tool shows financial independence seekers what it’ll generally take for them to quit their day job.
It’s an easy and over simplification of things but gives you a good idea.
Better to use a certified financial planner for some more sophisticated things.

US Centric. How to Avoid a Big Capital Gains Tax Bill

Capital Gains tax in US is 0%, 15%, 20% for most people
In here there are detailed tables of how they apply to each person and each tax year
There are some tax exceptions that this article highlights
Some strategies include rebalancing to name just one. There are more tax advice strategies to help the average FIRE investor.

Over the Past 3 Years, Seed Investments Have Declined — Why?

Chang Xu and Mark Suster explore this trend
Seems like Deals less than $5 million dollars have dried up a bit)
One reason is that IPOs of late have funnel monies there rather than on the lower end
Money is chasing quality companies now rather than perhaps companies that are not “best-in-class”

How Not To Starve While Becoming a Writer

Details how an author makes money.
Don’t quit your day job.
Make sure you get a bigger cut
Get an agent!

Categories Passive Income

We are Officially A “Movement”

We made it on a Wikimedia page. That’s what FIRE is all about anyway. Early FIRE, Rich FIRE, we all want to make it and we all do it in our own way. We have 9-5s, we have inheritances, we have side hustles. Never forget your goals which is not about the pursuit of money, but the pursuit of whatever you want once you achieve your FIRE number. Keep tight and let’s do it together.

High-Yield Stocks in 2019..still going strong

Despite some recent turbulence, my High-Yield Portfolio continues to average almost 9% annually

Is Budgeting For Amateurs Or Just A Training Wheel

10 Downsides Of Budgeting And Ways To Fix Them.

Early FIRE 101

Categories FIRE

Trader Used this Technique to Save Millions

For Steven Dux, extreme success in day trading has led to a YouTube fan base of stock-market investors and penny-stock traders.

Categories Investing