Jim Makos
In pursuit of +EV in business and life. Follow my journey.

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Feb
27
February Portfolio Update: No Pain, No Gain

February Portfolio Update: No Pain, No Gain

January has been quite brutal for my investments, while February is already looking grim as well.
9 min read
Feb
06
Investing in Paypal

Investing in Paypal

I added Paypal stock to my financial independence stock portfolio this week. Here I explain how much I invested and what led me to invest.
2 min read
Jan
30
January Portfolio Update: Inflation, Dividends and Staking Rewards

January Portfolio Update: Inflation, Dividends and Staking Rewards

A long overdue update of last month's financials. My net worth shrank as the crypto market did as well, during an inflation hike and housing boom.
9 min read
Dec
12
December Portfolio Update: Coins to Avoid and New Moon Bags

December Portfolio Update: Coins to Avoid and New Moon Bags

Bitcoin fell short of forecasts but not before I collected a few more moon bags. Institutional money is here and so is my portfolio update.
10 min read
Nov
03
Investing in Crypto Music (AUDIUS Coin)

Investing in Crypto Music (AUDIUS Coin)

U got 2 let the music move your crypto.
2 min read
Nov
01
Net Worth Breakdown and Portfolio Overview

Net Worth Breakdown and Portfolio Overview

My full net worth breakdown. How much is my stock portfolio worth? Which crypto coins have I invested in? Am I holding any cash? Answers included.
12 min read
Oct
27
Investing in Metaverse (MANA coin)

Investing in Metaverse (MANA coin)

October 27 - I bought $MANA for 1% of my crypto portfolio today, as that’s the amount I usually
4 min read
Jul
19
Why Ghost is better than WordPress after all

Why Ghost is better than WordPress after all

As a web publisher for more than a decade, I can now say this: Ghost beats WordPress hands down, as long as you know why you are blogging.
7 min read
Jun
17
Gambling for a Living VS Running a Business

Gambling for a Living VS Running a Business

I didn't play poker for a living or traded betting odds for more than three years. I also quit counting
7 min read
Jun
03
Why I am documenting my life

Why I am documenting my life

Internet marketing experts say: Document, don't create. In this video, I explain why everyone should document their life; why you should document your life.
1 min read