• Investments

    A Lesson in Silver

    My silly little silver investment has paid off, not in dollars, but in knowledge. I’ve not only learned how to read price charts now but I’ve also realized that there is a big difference between investing in precious metals and the stock market. While silver, gold, and other precious metals might go up in price you never know exactly when that is…

  • Investments

    My Silver Has Arrived

    The fruits of my very first investment have arrived. The mailman delivered the package just a bit ago. My hands shook as I opened the box. I cried as I held that silver in my hands for the very first time. I’ve done it. I’ve made my very first step into the big leagues. Tears are streaming down my face…

  • Investments

    I’m Making a Profit!

    The other day I mailed off a check to buy 10 ounces of Silver Bullion at $16.45 an ounce. I checked the market prices today. I bought ten ounces of the stuff; that means that so far I’ve made $4.10 on my investment and it hasn’t even arrived yet! Oh my God! That’s over half of an hour’s wage! Okay,…

  • Finances,  Investments

    My First Investment

    Note: this website runs a bit behind my real life. Judge my numbers accordingly. Baby steps can move mountains. I know this; I used a progression of baby steps to not only manage to survive while raising my kids as a single mother, I used baby steps when I began my computer repair business and to learn how to start…