Well, say hello to a happy Saturday!
I don’t know about you, but this felt like a heck of a week – and it was only four days long!
Which is a reminder that September ALWAYS starts off with a bang in the investment banking industry.
There are clients to catch up with, deals to get over the line, and new ones to cook up.
And that’s before the US really comes back online, which will only happen after Monday’s Labour Day.
On top of that, I am nursing a bit of a hangover after a fiery Friday night in Mayfair.
Hence, let’s get straight to it – here are some top-quality finance reads to get your weekend off to an amazing start.
Have a wonderful day everyone – and I’m off to get some coffee and a Nurofen!
From Yours Truly
An Investor’s Deep Dive on Ether and Ethereum (the longest post I’ve ever written!)
Eight Reasons You Will Never Reach Financial Independence
Loving Red (On The Biggest Inherent Conflict In Investing)
Unlimited Upside – 1,500 Days To Freedom
Why Am I Not Rich & Famous? – Darius Foroux
Buying Investment Real Estate At The Market Peak Is A Good Thing – Financial Success MD
Why Do We Always Focus On The Bad Stuff – A Wealth Of Common Sense
Are We In A Melt-Up? – Dollars and Data
Get Off My Lawn – Steve Ark
Cynicism Kills Progress – Justin Jackson
A Letter From My 80-Year-Old Self – Accidentally Retired
Hanging By A Thread – Morgan Housel
As always, let’s finish off with some top-notch books.
The Smartest Guys In The Room: The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fall Of Enron – Peter Elkind
The Basics of Bitcoins & Blockchains: An Introduction To Cryptocurrencies And The Technology That Powers Them – Anthony Lewis
Total Competition: Lessons In Strategy From Formula One – Ross Brawn
Happy weekend all!
P.S: Attention New Bloggers:
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(i) Content that will be interesting or beneficial to the readers of this blog (I hope you will forgive me for reserving judgment on this one)
(ii) Your blog must be at least 6 months old, with regular posts. Too many bloggers flame out early, and I don’t want the readers here to follow a bunch of dead links.
I look forward to hearing from you.
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2 thoughts on “Greatest Hits: Volume 18 (Just The Links)”
I gotta fully read your post on Ether, Damian. I love it when personal finance bloggers are interested and starting to invest in cryptocurrency.
It’s a long one but think it’s a good use of your time!