Relooking At Our Investing Strategy After Our US Portfolio Repeatedly Hit All Time High

Over the past few weeks, Mr Budget’s US equity portfolio has swelled from S$80,000 end of last month to now over S$100,000, hence hitting a new milestone in his investment journey! Most of the gains are due to gains from his existing counters, which are continuing to hit their all time high.  We only made …

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Our Take On Syfe’s New Equity100 Portfolio And How We Will Be Investing In It

So one of the relatively bigger finance news these few days is the launch of a new 100% global equity portfolio by Syfe, called the Equity100 portfolio.  As one of the early adopters of Syfe, we are definitely excited when we hear this news. One of the reason why we are excited is for this …

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New Portfolio Milestone And The Confusing State Of The Current Stock Market

For the longest time, when Mr Budget look at portfolio shared by other individuals, whenever we saw that the figure is more than S100,000, there will be slight envy. A 6 figure portfolio seemed to be an invisible target to hit - probably because of all the media sharing articles on how one should reach …

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What We’ve Learnt This COVID19 – Using US Stocks To Boost Overall Portfolio Gain

Recently I have been thinking a fair bit about our portfolio structure. There are two types of portfolio: growth portfolio, and dividend portfolio. As the name suggest, growth portfolio consists of high growth stocks but the downside is that, these stocks don't pay out dividends. Dividend portfolio on the other hand, are made up of …

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Lessons From My Historical Trades – Keep Calm And Keep Holding On To Get >100% Returns

One of the recent discussions I had with Mrs Budget was that, I should have held on to some of the stocks I bought when I started investing back in mid 2017.  Back then, Mr Budget started off by looking at US equities. Some of the popular counters which I was looking at include NVIDIA, …

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New Investing Rule – Only Invest In Dividend Paying Companies

Mr Budget recently came across a thread on Quora which is quite interesting - What is the wisest financial advise you have heard from a rich person.  According to Mr Wonderful, one of the sharks of Shark Tank, he follows a few investing rules: If a company has no cash-flow, don’t invest! A company without …

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