I've decided to post my stock portfolio even though it's looking pretty pathetic at the moment. It's really just one small lot of shares in the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and some left over dividends that were paid out years ago from some Coca Cola Amatil shares that I sold. I'll update it each month as I plan to add to it every month, even if it's the minimum amount … [Read more...] about Stock Portfolio
I bought another tiny lot of Commonwealth Bank shares (ASX:CBA) this month and in this post I'll explain why. It was a tiny lot as I'm still broke and destitute but I plan to buy shares every month, even if it's the minimum amount allowable. The important thing for me is to have more income producing assets than I had last month and to do this every single month! This is my … [Read more...] about Why I like Commonwealth Bank of Australia Shares ASX:CBA
If you've spent any time at all looking through the business section of a newspaper or taken any notice of the financial news on TV you've probably heard them mention ETFs or Exchange-Traded Funds. They're becoming more and more popular each year. Basically, an ETF is an investment fund that tracks an index (could be stocks, bonds, etc) and is listed on a stock exchange. An … [Read more...] about What is an ETF or Exchange-Traded Fund?