Compound Confidence

How to reach financial freedom and live life to its fullest

Is saving money good for everyone?

Photo by Micheile Henderson on Unsplash Everyone tells us that it is a good idea to save money. What if we try to answer a question that most people might outright dismiss: Is saving money, not a good idea? You might be thinking, “How could not saving money possibly be a good idea?” Well, it...

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5 Ways to Turn Frustration into your Biggest Asset

Photo by Sebastian Herrmann on Unsplash Frustration, we all feel it at some point or another. Whether you are a student, an employee, a startup founder, a parent, or anything else, there will always be scenarios that will frustrate us. I think it is sad when frustration eventually leads to the...

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Taking Advantage of Summer 2020

Photo by Anna Auza on Unsplash For university students, finding a summer internship can be a challenging and frustrating process, particularly when there is a global pandemic. Things become even more challenging when you repeatedly receive emails that each company has “selected someone else...

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Three tips to start a side hustle sustainably

Photo by Kyle Glenn on Unsplash The 2010s seemed to be the decade of starting side hustles to complement your main job and help build your wealth. From driving for Uber and Lyft, renting out that spare bedroom on Airbnb, dropping meals off with SkipTheDishes, or walking someone's dog, it...

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Is Volatility A Good Thing? According to Peter Lynch, Yes!

What does it mean when people say that the stock market is volatile? The stock market moves up and down every day as buyers and sellers exchange stocks. When the value of shares dramatically changes on a day to day or weekly basis, stocks are behaving volatile. Volatility is the relative amount...

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How to buy America and turn $114 into $400,000

How do you turn $114 into $400,000? The S&P 500. Now that is a lot to take in, so let's break it down by answering two questions: How can you possibly turn $114 into $400,000 (in a sustainable, reproducible way)? What is the S&P 500? TURN $114 INTO $400,000 This figure was quoted...

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Cut through the noise and learn how to make decisions for yourself that make sense to you

There is a lot of noise out there right now with what you should be doing with your money. Instead of being told what to do, how about learning how to make decisions for yourself that make sense to you? That was a goal of mine over the past 5 years and while there have been many things that...

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