Category Archives: Investment

[WI] The Secret Unveiled: How to Achieve Big Goals

Going for a jog or doing a local 10km charity run is not quite the same as tackling the Comrades or the New York or London marathons. The same goes for goals, so here is the question: How would you like to achieve a BIG goal? Reaching big goals is an absolute science. As with…

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[Video] How To Turn 5 Cents Into R10

Are you a zigger or a zagger? In September 2008 a blogger wrote that “Warren Buffett’s firm, Berkshire Hathaway, bought $5 billion in Goldman Sachs stock – a move that many will no doubt see as reckless or foolish. One of the things that has made Buffett the world’s richest human being is that he…

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[WI] What Are The Risks Involved In An Investment Or Business?

Unless you can measure or determine the risk in an investment or business it is best to avoid the investment until you have the knowledge to do so. The reason why I say this is because risk is more important than growth when it comes to investments. It is the risk in any investment that…

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[WI] Decision Making 101: Taking A Look At The Different Between Risk And Reward

We as humans are almost universally so much less than stellar when it comes to evaluating risk and reward. Will you bet $10 on a game of chance such as roulette or slots even when you know the odds are much higher than 50% that you will lose your money? And what about the lottery?…

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18 Ways To Make Money From Property

You always hear of people who made their money using property and think you wish you could have done that – starting a few years earlier. Well, the good news is that it is not too late. Not yet! All you have to do is empower yourself with the right knowledge, take the responsibility to…

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5 Unexpected Steps to Building Wealth

Building wealth isn’t rocket science, but it isn’t always obvious, either. While the foundation of building wealth is in smart savings habits, there are numerous other steps to the process that can both expedite the process and boost your savings potential. So with that in mind, I’m sharing my five most unexpected steps to building wealth. 1.…

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Warren Buffett Knows It. Reinvesting in Your Business Can Lead to Huge Growth.

Warren Buffett’s investment career started early and in a somewhat unexpected manner. One of his early investments was in high school, when he and a friend bought a used pinball machine for $25 and installed in a barbershop. The game proved to be popular with the barbershop’s clientele, so the entrepreneurial duo reinvested their profits to buy…

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A“Garden Hedge” May Offer Better Hedging Than You Think

A hedge around a garden might not be the kind of security you would use to keep burglars away, but the mere fact that you have a garden (with a house on it) might be the best hedging you can get against another monster: INFLATION… We all know inflation is a fancy term used to…

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VIDEO: Property Investment Case Study

The power of knowledge and property investments Let’s look at a real-life example how to hedge your investment against inflation by using property (If you do it according to the Property Pro Investment Strategy™) 10 years ago I bought a property that cost me R5,760.00 in total. (I made use of a bond and I…

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TAX REGIME: Revolt in the air

SA taxpayers have been pushed too far — especially by the current administration and its spending habits. The wall of opposition to Gauteng’s e-tolls, violent service delivery protests and, some argue, even xenophobic attacks on foreign-owned businesses are clear indications that SA’s citizens are fed up with the status quo. In addition to the total…

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