I started serious Investing Journey in Jan 2000 to create wealth through long-term investing and short-term trading; but as from April 2013 my Journey in Investing has changed 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!

It is 57% (2017 to Aug 2022) to the Land of Investing Nirvana - Freehold Income for Life!

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Tuesday 27 February 2018

How Scary Is Inflation???

Financial advisers love to scare their potential clients on inflation!

So scary meh?

For younger folks; did you see your parents, grand-parents and great-grand-parents broke down due to inflation?

Honestly; Uncle8888 since started working in Aug 1977 till Sep 2016; he didn't really feel the pains of inflation hitting him hard; but the real heartache came from seeing his investment portfolio collapsing so fast! LOL!

Losses in your investment portfolio is far more scary than year on year inflation. 


  1. Umm ... No feeling coz salary increments are generally higher than inflation, kekeke!

    However it's a different thing over 20-30 years without an ongoing & increasing income stream, and drawing down on fixed amount of savings...

    Ehh ... If you needn't have to build in 2.5% inflation rate, you wouldn't need to accumulate the amount that you did ... You could have relaxed & shake leg much earlier! šŸ˜‰


  2. Inflation is not that scary. It is hyper inflation that is scary like in Venezuela now and in pre WW2 days in Germany.


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