The Best, Smartest, Luckiest, and Safest Investment for the New Year

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In a few hours, it will be Chinese New Year, and many people hope this new year will bring to them luck and wealth. That’s why I want to share with you the biggest investment that I am banking on.

First, let me say that there’s no shortage of investment advice out there. There’s always a new algorithm or new formula for finding the best investments your money can buy. Personally, I’ve been to a handful of investment talks – from property to forex to overseas projects – and all proclaim that their method and investments are safe, low risk, high yield, and you’d be a fool not to buy them or use their strategies. But there is one outstanding and smart investment that finance folks and savvy investors rarely speak of, let alone invest in, and you will find this not in a get-rich-quick book, not with your broker/financial planner, and not in a seminar. You’ll find this by…. (more…)

8 Reasons to Buy Second-Hand Clothing, Furnishings, and Gadgets

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There are many benefits of buying used clothing, some are not so obvious.

It’s just 4 more days till Chinese New Year, and people are busy cleaning their homes and clearing their unwanted goods. Many people are also shopping for a new outfit to wear on the first day of the new lunar year.  Hence, this is a great time to visit a second-hand/thrift store. Here are my 8 (auspicious) reasons why you should consider buying used. (more…)