Just as a disclaimer I am not an investor but I do invest my own money, so any advice or any thing you read on here should be discussed with a professional investor.
Since a couple of years ago I began taking a keen interest in investing and finances. I have read many books and other resources about the subject and have applied what I have read to my finances. The conclusion that I have come is that one has to be very strict about finances and one has to have no debt. If you can’t buy it out right it isn’t for you. I have begun writing a series of articles on how I got out of debt and what rules I recommend for all persons who want to be financially independent.
Here is the first article: Digging Yourself out of a hole
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