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I was born in a typical conservative middle-class family where investing in stock is considered a kind of glorified gambling or you’d loose all your money. “It’s too risky” they say.
The only investment options we consider “safe” is Gold, Real Estate or Fixed Deposit. But what people don’t know is that gold doesn’t make you rich, it only keeps up with inflation. If you’re starting from scratch to build your fortune, investing in real estate is not possible for many because you need huge capital at start and people often fall into the 30 year home loan trap.
Since childhood, we’re taught to work by selling our time until our children are young enough to work and take responsibility to feed us. However, my approach in life has always been different. I like to discover things on my own and viewed everything that came across me from a broader perspective.
When I understood the concept of power of compounding, I was amazed. Especially it’s application in the stock market. Because it is such a powerful force that can make or break your financial health in long term. I was shocked with the fact that people ignore utilizing it to their benefit because of lack of knowledge.
The second thing that amazes me is Internet and the power of words. Its truly fascinating that just a few words can change someone’s life forever. Someone sitting in a different part of the globe whom you’ve never met and probably never will but can still can communicate to them and share your thoughts.
Hence the idea of invest mindset developed. This web site is for people who are willing to learn stocks, investing, build an ever growing invest mindset and everything that helps them achieve financial freedom and peace.
I read whatever I get my hands on but my preferred genre are investing, corporate finance, history and a bit of philosophy. I aim to read a few hours everyday and share my learning here or on Twitter. I have stopped watching news, TV and using social media from past few years. I only use two social media for this blog. I’m more active on Twitter.
Imagine being 60+ year old and needing your children’s help to survive for all the expenses. When you had a 40+ year long career, time, internet and all the resources to learn and grow. I couldn’t imagine something like this hence I took some risks that have paid off. Based on my experience, I think the world is changing constantly and it is now a mandate to have an invest mindset instead of a fixed mindset should you wish to live a happy life or at least retire happily.
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