One thing I have learnt about investing is never look back and regret your decisions. You can’t change the past so concentrate on the here and now and of course try to predict the future. I have sold a few shares a little too soon but who knows what will happen to them tomorrow? It is better to sell too soon and make a profit than sell too late and make a loss.
It seems that traders on the stock market rely on the guidance of brokers and the pundits in newspapers, rather than doing their own due diligence before trading. We all rely on others to analyse complex annual reports, we can’t read them all; but many pundits seem to amplify minor problems. (more…)
I went to the art gallery on Sunday. Why? Well it was open for one thing. That’s important in people’s lives, opportunity. If people don’t have the opportunity to do things, then they might as well stay at home and watch some mind numbingly boring soap on Sunday afternoon. I usually go out and take photos on a Sunday afternoon, but last week it was cold and wet. (more…)
British summer time ends this weekend. We change the clocks one hour (back) and so the nights will be darker and the mornings will be lighter for a while at least. The colours of nature are changing and the trees and changing colour as the leaves begin to fall.
I’m feeling my age this morning, maybe it’s the weather. It’s dark and miserable and it’s not even winter yet. I was awake early and so missed out on some sleep. I crawled out of bed uttering the usual “Oh, God” as the cold air hit me. I really should put my clean underwear on the radiator to warm up this weather. I’ll try to get in the habit of doing that as winter approaches; there’s nothing like pulling on a clean warm pair of boxers on an cold icy morning…
Using your assets
If you own a car that’s one asset that you might be able to use to start your own business. Starting a business can be risky, but starting one part time is much less of a risk. You can always give up your day job when it becomes really successful. A business either has to provide goods or a service of some kind. The more sought after your product is, the better and higher the price can be. (more…)