Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Fracking Link to Birth Defects Probed in Early Research

Fracking Link to Birth Defects Probed in Early Research - Yahoo Finance

35 Smart Things to Do With $1,000 Now | Money.com

35 Smart Things to Do With $1,000 Now | Money.com: "Research suggests that 30 minutes a day of moderate exercise can lower levels of the stress hormone cortisol. So take a bike ride after work."



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Investment Reading

Here are a few links to browse when time is a commodity:
And some that focus more on Australia

News:

Articles:

 Publications:

  • Vanguard’s Principles for Investing Success (link)
  • see recent publications from the Bank for International Settlements

Blogs:


Friday, 22 August 2014

Paul Piff: Does money make you mean? - YouTube

Amazing insight into mind's rationalizations and the behaviour of people from different parts of the wealth-scale.



Paul Piff: Does money make you mean? - YouTube


7-Year-Old Entrepreneur - Business Insider

One view on how to teach kids about money.
It's a good lesson on how to approach effort/work/ideas and the compensation received for it.

7-Year-Old Entrepreneur - Business Insider

Friday, 15 August 2014

The leverage clock tolls for thee - Market Phases

Another view on the phases of the markets:



and a historical view:





Source: The leverage clock tolls for thee | FT Alphaville

Tuesday, 12 August 2014

Is the Australian model in trouble? | FT Alphaville

Australian economic future does not look so good any more. Look at the numbers.



Is the Australian model in trouble? | FT Alphaville


Thursday, 7 August 2014

Bogle's Legacy

What a coincidence to my current read of Bogle's Common Sense on Mutual Funds, passive investing is winning most of new investors' money.

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/bogles-legacy-returns-that-trounce-active-investing-2014-08-07?dist=afterbell