Personal Capital Review: The Best Portfolio Management Software?

After one year of using Personal Capital, I am writing a review to help readers understand more about how to use Personal Capital to manage, track, and understand their financial portfolios.

This review is going to be about my thoughts of the Personal Capital Portfolio Management Platform and how anyone can use it more efficiently.

Want to know what I think about it? Read on!

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How I Stumbled Upon FI and What I’m Doing to Reach It Faster

A few years ago, if you asked me what I would do with a million dollars, I would generally respond with “buy a house, a nice car, and probably some nice tech gadgets”. The purchase of a house, a nice car, and some tech gadgets would drastically reduce the million dollars to a small amount and I would have very little left over.

However, after the discovery of Financial Independence (FI), my answer has changed and I would put all of it into the stock market.

What exactly changed in my thinking? Why and how was I influenced?

Well, this is the story.

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Avocado Toast: How You Can Eat It Everyday and Still Save Up Enough for a House

Avocado Toast is the craze everyone’s talking about recently.

An Australian millionaire, Tim Gurner, made headlines last week for saying millenials are unable to afford homes because of all of their incessant purchases on Avocado Toasts.

“When I was buying my first home, I wasn’t buying smashed avocado for 19 bucks and 4 coffees at 4 dollars each”, said Gurner on Australia’s 60 Minutes.

19 bucks for an Avocado Toast and 4 coffees at 4 dollars each comes out to a total of $35 a day!

Now what if I told you there’s a way to have Avocado Toast and 4 coffees everyday and still be able to save up enough for a house?

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Why You Should Understand the Difference Between Wants and Needs

There it is.

The clear, sharp, and vibrant screen from one edge to the other. The smooth surface that flows over the edges. The uniform and smooth silhouette encompassing it’s entire back.

It’s the Samsung Galaxy S8, the latest and greatest tech available in the mobile space.

The phone that everyone wants and luckily enough, it’s right in front of you because you were among one of the first to pre-order this magnificent and splendid gadget.

But let’s pause for a moment and think.

Did you need or want it?

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