Compound Interest Calculator

November 7, 2021 Raph Antoine 0

Compound interest is one of the keys to wealth building. The earlier that you invest your money in an investment vehicle that compounds, the more money you will accumulate. A little money invested early can potentially result in a bigger nest egg than a lot of money invested closer to the goal. 

How to protect against Inflation

November 1, 2021 Raph Antoine 10

If your portfolio is already set up to reach your goals and hedge against most risks, returns should offset any inflation in the long run.

But there may also be a chance that central banks won’t get the job done to slow down inflation. If you think that’s the case, extra protection may be worth considering.

Here are the best ways to protect against unexpected inflation.

crypto rabbit hole

Can you make 10x with Crypto Tokens? I tried for you.

October 20, 2021 Raph Antoine 11

Over the past decade, crypto has grown into a $2 trillion market cap industry and it has been through a few booms and busts.

Chances are it isn’t going away.

It remains a highly speculative asset class but as you can see, it now takes longer for Bitcoin to increase 10x in value.

How about tokens?

I analyzed the risk involved.

Cycling Tibetan Heartland – A day from my diary

October 18, 2021 Raph Antoine 6

Tibet was the most rewarding part of all my cycling adventures, not only because of physical challenges.

Spiritual Tibet played a big role.

But I quickly realized other aspects that make it a unique place.

This region is the heartland of Nuclear China and a place with extensive minorities including Hui Muslims and Tu Mongols whose ancestors served in Ghenghi Khan’s army.

But China was also the most challenging country I have cycled in.

Is Vanguard the Best ETF Provider?

October 11, 2021 Raph Antoine 4

In 2008, Warren Buffett, the Oracle of Omaha, threw down the gauntlet to his friends over at the elite hedge funds. The challenge?

He stated that, with all their genius and intellectual firepower, hedge fund returns could not beat the returns given by the humble S&P 500 Index Fund over a nine-year period. The consideration? A mere million dollars.