Not Enough Time

2 months ago JCprojectfreedom 0
Time is life, we have limited amount of it. We live by this currency. We can continue to waste Time and it can just fly by, it is fluid, it can be bent and flexed to help us. Some of us have more money, some have less. It is often related to how they live Read More

Why are we pursuing Financial Independence?

2 months ago JCprojectfreedom 0
There are two new articles by Christopher Ng (here) and Kyith (here) which explains the key reasons why we are pursuing financial independence. Christopher explains the following problems which financial independence is trying to solve.1. Emergence of gig economy2. Retrenchments are affecting younger workers Let me explain from my perspective on why we are pursuing Read More

JC Fund Dividend Income

2 months ago JCprojectfreedom 0
Q1 2019 has almost come to an end and most of the companies earnings have been announced. Most of the companies which I owned reported worse results when compared to last year and result in reduction of dividend. FY2018 including special dividend from January to June dividend was S$43k. FY2018 excluding special dividend from January Read More

Envy

2 months ago JCprojectfreedom 0
Charlie Munger says,” Envy is a really stupid sin because it’s the only one you could never possibly have any fun at. There’s a lot of pain and no fun.” The root of this evil is when we make comparisons in life, investing and everywhere. Brian Halim’s post mentioned “They should never this as the Read More

1C3.SI Samurai 2K Aerosol Limited

2 months ago JCprojectfreedom 0
Business The company is involved in producing aerosol coating solutions for the automotive industry. Its own brands are using “Samurai”, “Kurobushi”, “Khameleon”, “Canbrush”, “Ninjustsu”, “Geiji”, “CanArt” and “Bushido”. It is headquartered in Malaysia, products are manufactured in Johor and distributed in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines and United States. The products deliver top quality spray painting Read More

An Unfortunate Event

3 months ago JCprojectfreedom 0
This post is not about financial freedom or finance related stuff. I just want to record a very unfortunate event that happened to me on the 5th March 2019. I was walking out for lunch when I realized that I lost my sole at the food center. Shit, I have a meeting in the afternoon Read More

Campbell Q2 2019

3 months ago JCprojectfreedom 0
It is a season of reporting and I am trying to catch up on reading companies’ quarterly reports. My mentor once told me if you really understand how to interpret the results, you can make money every quarter (apparently I am not, that’s why I am still working). He is a full time stockbroker and Read More

My helper’s Quest for Financial Freedom

3 months ago JCprojectfreedom 0
My helper quarreled with my mother yesterday and she spoke to me that she would like to terminate the contract earlier. She does not want to transfer or seek employment elsewhere but return back to her hometown. This is not the first time she quarreled with my mother. My helper is a very intelligent lady, Read More

Trip back to HK 15th-17th Feb 19

3 months ago JCprojectfreedom 0
The purpose of this trip back to Hong Kong was to spend some time with my wife as she was posted there for a business trip for a couple of weeks. I took this opportunity to yum cha with my parents-in-law, brother-in-law and extended family members. We took this chance to spend some time on Read More

A brief look at 0303.HK Vtech

3 months ago JCprojectfreedom 2
Introduction to Vtech Vtech is a leading company which produces electronic learning products for Infants and preschool and world largest manufacturer of cordless phones. The headquarter is in Hong Kong, key manufacturing plant is in China, 26,000 employees worldwide across 13 countries, 1,600 R&D professionals in Hong Kong, China, Germany, US, Canada and Taiwan. Business Read More