Money – A User’s Guide (Book Review)

October 19, 2021 Kathrin 3

Money: A User’s Guide by Laura Whateley was published in 2018 and aims to educate young people between the ages of 18 and 40 about how to best handle their money.

It provides a good basic overview, the book is not focused on financial independence or investing to create an income.

The Simple Path to Wealth (Book Review)

October 19, 2021 Kathrin 4

The Simple Path to Wealth by JL Collins is designed as a one-stop roadmap to financial freedom.

The author created the book for his adolescent daughter, who has little interest in investing and therefore needs an easy, automatic path to achieving her financial goals.

Since its publication in 2016, it has sold over 400,000 times and been translated into several other languages, including Japanese and German.

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.

The Millionaire Next Door (Book Review)

October 8, 2021 Kathrin 8

This book is a classic in the personal finance space.

In it, the authors detail what they have learned after interviewing countless millionaires and their families.
But are the concepts helpful in today’s world, 25 years later? And can European investors apply the lessons learned from American millionaires?

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Invest Your Way to Financial Freedom (Book Review)

October 3, 2021 Kathrin 4

Great books on money management and financial freedom investing are hard to find, especially ones with no ulterior motive.

That’s why Invest Your Way to Financial Freedom by Ben Carlson and Robin Powell is an exciting addition to the European personal finance space.