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From passive income to budgeting. All my posts are posted from most recent all the way back to when I first started!

Going through changes! (Upgrades)

You’ve probably seen a reduced amount of Blog posts and podcasts from inv3st. I don’t want to lie to you. We did take some time off but I have also been doing a lot of upgrades and background stuff which will be taking place soon. Hopefully you’ll see a big, positive, change with the website,…

Retirement.

How to plan it, my plan (and viewpoint) on retirement.  I hated school. Almost everything about it. That’s another post, but it’s main message was you get a job for so many year then retire and live off the money you have saved up and then do the things you want to do.  I don’t…

8 Financial skills to learn now!

I got this idea from Danny Forest Blog post; 8 Timeless Skills to Learn Now in Under 8 Hours to Change your Life Forever! It’s an amazing 17 minute read if your interested but he talked about life advice and skills. I got a rush of creativity and passion (for lack of a better word).…

A Beginners, beginner guide to investing UK

How to invest for beginners in the UK.  When I started investing (just about a year ago) I heard about ISAs, investing accounts, commissions, fees… the list went on. I felt like I was never going to learn it all. Or anything at all.  I’ve talked before in my ‘things I wish I knew about money’ …

Prioritising your money

What, or how, I priorities my money.  I got to give credit where it’s due. I got this Idea from Opher Ganel. with ’how to prioritize you money when you don’t have enough’ I talk about prioritizing a lot in my blogs and I feel like I need to get a little bit more specific……

July update

Well… this month messed me up a little…. I seemed to spend a lot and save a decent amount but I am still a little embarrassed at some of the things I done.  Without further ado. Let’s get cracking.  Budget  My budgets in the past couple months has been super strict. I wasn’t allowed to buy…

The difference between the rich and the poor.

With this article, as the heading suggest, I want to compare… more the mentality and physical differences of the rich to the poor. In this world, today, I believe the difference in wealth would be decreasing as we join more together and become less segregated (no thanks the the media). But It’s increasing? Why is…

Things I wish someone taught me, growing up, about money.

I am not a financial adviser. Do not blame me for decisions you make.  Okay. Were going to get a little deep with this one. I’ll give you a quick overview of what I’m going to talk about than were just going to get right into it.  I’ll mention what I was thought about money…

We have 21 followers!!!

Thank you all!!! Currently looking into doing some upgrades, when it comes to the website, social media and everything relating the inv3st! So definitely keep tuned in! This is crazy! I thought I was just posting blogs on this and no one was reading, following or caring. I appreciate all of you and lets keep…

My top 10 purchases, in my teenage years!

I will be turning 20 in October, so this is a little soon but I given this a lot of thought and decided…. why not? Let’s me get into things I spent my money on and look at the bad and good.  This time I’m going to try have it in a certain order. The…

How to build wealth

I won’t be focusing on income here, I’ll mention it but as we all should know; if you want to build up your wealth, improve/increase your income. I have another post/podcast planned for that.  So without further ado let’s get into this…  Step 1 Before we start invest… Go through your expenses! Where is your…

Marriage and money

Thinking of getting married? Take a look at what happens to your finances here so you cam make the correct decision. There are plenty of benefits of marriage but I will be looking into positives and negatives when it comes to money and marriage, as the title suggests. You’ll need to keep the emotional side…

£ Surveys £

How much money can you make doing surveys? £ Surveys £ Can you make money from Surveys?  If so how much? Is it really worth you time? Did you enjoy doing any of the surveys? and many more questions I will try and answer in this article. Okay, so first off, I want to give you…

Oprah Winfrey

Winfrey grew up in poverty. Her first stable home came at 14. She has really come from rock bottom. She has become the world first Black female billionaireShe is the richest self made women in the US. She is in the top 500 richest people in the world. She is placed at 489 (at the…

Personal Finance

I never thought I would do something like this… but here I am.  I’m going to take you through everything I am currently invested in. I’m going to leave out individual stocks and shares as that post would take forever, but I will show you who I got money with and why. From my largest…

June

June update  I am not a financial advisor. Follow any things I bought this month at your own risk. Here is what I learned in the month of june when it comes to investing and things relating to money. I always tell people your constantly learning. What’s good, what’s bad, positives and negatives. I have been…

Warren Buffett, inspired, Questions…

This is what I get from Warren Buffet. Questions I think he asks himself before deciding to invest into a company or a questions he ahs in the back of his mind when looking a a company. 1. Do you think the company will be around in 10 years? If so will it be profitable…

What I’m investing in this month and long term.

This is the things where my money will be going within the next couple weeks/months.  Inv3st Investing into yourself first. I love doing these articles… although I have no idea, within what I’m doing, where the money is going to go but I want to get out there with this more and learn a lot…

Warren Buffet

This is the first time I’ve done something like this and I have tried to make it as unique as possible. But without further ado… let’s goooo! He is a USA man from Omaha, aged 89. He is considered the most successful investor in the world. His net worth is 88.9 billion. Yes, billion! I…

Why I’m a dividend Investor

In this article I will be telling you my investing story so far and what has led me to be (mostly) a dividend investor.  To really dumb it down… passive income  As I’ve stated in other article, blog and podcast posts… I love passive income. My first taste of it was through dividends.  I’ll try…

Why I invest (save)

Why I invest (and save)  Aside from the obvious reasons. (saving for retirement, spending the money I worked hard for on something real rather than stuff I don’t want or need… etc) These are the reasons I invest. These go in no particular order Growing my net worth. I’ve always been interested in other people’s net worth.…

Podcast

We did it boys! My Podcast will be up and running soon!!! Got a few little kinks and stuff to sort out, but I should be posting on mondays. My first episode will be out on the 14th of this month. I’ll be talking about my first year investing. My thoughts, what I’d say to…

May

Told you things would get better. By the end of the month I’ve gained 25% Increase. A lot of my things have turned green. Although I am waiting to sell a few things. I learned this month I like my investments to have lower than 50% liabilities to asset ratio. This isn’t vital, but I…

Trading 212

Trading 212 Why I use trading 212 over other brokers.  (A quick disclaimer)  Diversification is keyyyy!! Don’t just use one broker or one business or one stock or one etf. I use 212 as my main place to invest but I have others on the side and ones I invest in each month. This isn’t…

All my Stocks which have been effected by COVID-19

Here is a list of all the stocks which have cancelled their dividend. What I think of them doing this and what I plan to do if I plan on selling etc. M & S They get 3.5bn in clothing revenue, equaling a 37.5% of their whole business. With everybody staying home and not buying…

The Power of Patients and Formula!

This post will have value for everyone, weter you just got started or you’ve been investing for a few years. I recently found an Analogy I like and the original person who said it was Warren Buffett’s teacher, Benjamin Graham. The stock market is like a salesman right? (That alone blew my mind!) He comes…

April

With all the stock down I wish I had enough to invest a lot more than I have in the stock market but it is what it is. I need the money to live. Saying that this moth has been alright. A couple of my stocks have gone back into the possitive my overall -…

Dividend yield

In my last post I talked about dividends. What they are, how there the ultimate form of passive income and so on so make sure you check that post out! Check my post on dividends here! Our next step is the dividend Yield. The dividend yield is the amount of money a company pays shareholders (over the…

Dividends

What is a dividend? (TIP: You might want to look at my other posts on the stock market, and what is a share before coming here but if you have a good understand of it. Please, continue) According to goggle its… A sum of money paid regularly (typically annually) by a company to its shareholders…

My most recent investment!

Bellway Business Bellway is one of the UK’s leading housebuilders. Many of the group’s developments are situated on brown field land, areas earmarked by the government for urban renewal. Dividend yield 5.8% — Might be high for some people I Aim for 3-6% Safe Dividend? They have been paying and increasing their dividend for the…

Stock portfolio March

The Crash!! The coronavirus has effected the stock market. Many people have panicked and sold what they have but here is what I have done… Overall, my stocks has plummeted down to -22% (At the time I seen seen.) So why am I not worried? Do I care where my money has gone? What else…

Stock update FEB

I’m having trubble getting the images of my stock in February. But work with me through this. I bought more ETF’s and (Not a lot) bonds. Here are a list of the ones I brought (and sold withing this (and the end of last month) as a lot has changed. I ended up selling the…

Stock portfolio JAN

My goals from December. — One of my goals was to decrease technology to below 5%. It now sits at 5.6% a little sad I couldn’t meet my goal but still content with it. I have no worries about what I am invested in, within this industry but I still don’t want it to be…

my stock portfolio

December 2019 I am in mid December and currently my stock diversification holds 6 different sectors, explained and shown above. Heading into 2020 I want to add a minimum of 1 sector before we reach it. I don’t particularly want to go over 10 different sectors. As I will explain in the future I hold…

Disclaimer

I am NOT a financial advisor and will never claim to be one. All information and data on this Blog/content is solely for information (and fun for me to do) purposes. I make no representations as to the accuracy, completeness, suitability of any information. I will not be liable for any errors, omissions, losses, injuries…

My First Blog Post!

“Money is always eager and ready to work for anyone who is ready to employ it.— Idowu Koyenikan This is the first post on my new blog. I’m just getting this new blog going and understanding the nicks and crannies, so stay tuned for more. I talk money! From passive income, dividend investing and investing…

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click the…


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