$51,592.27 | REIT Performance

Hey guys, Today I’m going to explore the performance of the REIT slice in my Roth IRA. One of the consistent growth drivers since I formed this portfolio have been my REITs. Over the last three months, REITs have been the highest performing portion of my portfolio and the second best performing portion since inceptionContinue reading “$51,592.27 | REIT Performance”

Gas Purchase – Finance Nerd Style

Hey guys, I try to share tips and tricks to save you money and I thought it would be cool to use an example from a recent gas purchase about how to make your dollar go further. A few weeks ago, I took a trip back home to see my family. It’s about a sixContinue reading “Gas Purchase – Finance Nerd Style”

$50,762.03 | Now What?

Hey guys, I am writing to you today as my Roth IRA portfolio reaches near its highest value ever. I’ve eclipsed the 50k mark and the market doesn’t seem to want to slow down. This week, I’ve found myself getting really into the financial and investment banking sector. I’ve watched the movie Margin Call atContinue reading “$50,762.03 | Now What?”

$181,250 | April Net Worth Update

Hey guys, As part of my net worth series – I plan to keep you guys in the loop with monthly updates. I had a really good moth as you can see below, my net worth is up almost 20k! March 2021: $162,239 April 2021: $181,250 When looking at the numbers, I’m surprised that myContinue reading “$181,250 | April Net Worth Update”

$49,095.39 | Best and Worst Performing Stocks

Hey guys, Checking back in with another portfolio update. In the last few weeks we’ve seen continued rotation from growth stocks to value and cyclical stocks as the interest When I started this portfolio, I made a commitment to hold my investment choices for at least one year. This means holding the same portfolio throughContinue reading “$49,095.39 | Best and Worst Performing Stocks”

How to earn money from your steps

Hey guys, I love sharing tips to help you guys earn extra money for little effort, and I’ve found two ways that you can make money from your steps with minimal effort. I use both of these apps myself and have made some pretty easy money. Sweatcoin: Sweatcoin is an app that pays you “coins”Continue reading “How to earn money from your steps”

Price to Earnings Ratio Explained

If you are interested in stock investing, you have probably heard this term used before: the price to earnings ratio. Today I’m going to review what this means, simplify the concept a bit and review an example of how you may use this metric to inform an investing decision. The concept itself seems simple enoughContinue reading “Price to Earnings Ratio Explained”

$48,560.37 | The Rotation is Real

Hey guys, Coming back at you after a week of market ups and downs. It seems the rapid rise in bond yields in anticipation of stimulus and rising interest rates is causing the market to continue its shift into more value oriented stocks. I have a good portion of my Growth + High Yield sliceContinue reading “$48,560.37 | The Rotation is Real”

$47,616.22 | Tech Stocks Getting Crushed

Hey guys, Back with another update on my Roth IRA portfolio. Overall, my portfolio has still been tracking well with the S&P 500. Although my Moonshot Growth portfolio slice has fallen off a cliff lately, my REIT slice and a lot of the financial stocks in my Growth + High Yield slice have kept meContinue reading “$47,616.22 | Tech Stocks Getting Crushed”

$162,239 | March Net Worth Reveal

Hey guys! I have something new to share with you today. Part of why I wanted to start a blog is to share my investing journey as I work towards something that’s been a goal of mine for a while now – and that’s early retirement. I want to share my ups and downs alongContinue reading “$162,239 | March Net Worth Reveal”