Sun Tzu and the Art of Personal Finance Part II

I've mentioned before that War is the Art of bringing more weapons to a battle than your opponent. To me, Sun Tzu's The Art of War discussions on military strategies, tactics, battlefield arrangements and spying is all about maximising one's weapons in a conflict while restricting your opponent's capability to bring his weapons to the battle. … Continue reading Sun Tzu and the Art of Personal Finance Part II

A short rant about cynicism and the distrust of professionals

I am not normally pessimistic, generally I do not like to write FEARful stuff as they are usually False Experience Appearing Real. However sometimes I do read something and get all worked up over it. It's no secret that financial professionals are generally distrusted. Bankers, Agents, CONsultants, Advisors, etc... these names have built up a … Continue reading A short rant about cynicism and the distrust of professionals