As from April 2013 my Journey in Investing is to create Retirement Income for Life till 85 years old in 2041 for two persons over market cycles of Bull and Bear.

Since 2017 after retiring from full-time job as employee; I am moving towards Investing Nirvana - Freehold Investment Income for Life investing strategy where 100% of investment income from portfolio investment is cashed out to support household expenses i.e. not a single cent of re-investing!

Currently; it about 54% to destination!


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Monday, 1 February 2010

Endowment Effect - Are You Seriously Affected By It?

Endowment effect

Definition: to put it simply, the endowment effect is a rather common feeling among owners of economic assets that they are worth more than what the market offers.

Once they own something, they tend to give their assets higher monetary value than when they did not owned them .

Said even more simply, ownership increases value in the owner's mind.

When our belongings are felt as parts of our heart, to sell them is like selling our heart.

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