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by singvestor
Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Monthly update #41: November 2018

- 20 days no alcohol: failed: 19 days - 12 times sports: achieved: 12 times Not great, but then it is November... November Overall quite a terrible month, because of work. It is really not fun. On the other hand I am being overpaid for the work that I do. Had a small health scare and needed extensiv...
by singvestor
Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Re: Singvestor's awakening

Hi prognatsat, the overall goal is to be healthy, non-fat and stable. More or less on track :)
by singvestor
Mon Nov 05, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Monthly update #40: October 2018

Back on track, monthly goal review: - 20 days no alcohol: achieved: 20 days - 12 times sports: achieved: 12 times Thanks, guys, for your encouragement! Now that I have stabilized the alcohol and sport it is time to increase the sport effort. October Work was tiring, so was the setup of the own comp...
by singvestor
Sat Oct 20, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Lightfruit55's Journal
Replies: 28
Views: 3962

Re: Lightfruit55's Journal

Jia you! Great progress on all fronts, including the new apartment!
by singvestor
Fri Oct 05, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Re: Singvestor's awakening

Interesting ideas! Alcohol spending is overall very small in the big theme of things. Health and maintaining my weight are the primary drivers for reducing alcohol. I figured out that 12 days sports and 20 days no alcohol are the ideal balance to keep weight and fitnesslevel constant for me. Life wi...
by singvestor
Mon Oct 01, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Monthly update #39: September 2018

What a disaster, monthly goal review: - 20 days no alcohol : failed: 14 days - 12 times sports : failed: 8 times I will fix this in October. Calories in > calories out. 2 kgs of weight to reduce in October. Same program like in July. Morroco Traveled through Morocco and Southern Spain with DW and a...
by singvestor
Mon Sep 17, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Monthly update #38: August 2018

It is embarassing, but... - 20 days no alcohol : failed: 18 days - 12 times sports : failed: 7 times September is not looking to good either, oh man. October will be better. ERE Scorecard August Saving rate was 50% for August, year-to-date saving rate is 59%. http://www.singvestor.com/ere/2018-08-ER...
by singvestor
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:46 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Re: Singvestor's awakening

Thanks Brute! A bit hard to explain without doxing myself, as there are only 3–4 companies in the world offering a similar product. It is a specific service that helps companies solve a specific problem. My company only offers two standardized products which combine my experience with two, three ext...
by singvestor
Thu Aug 09, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Monthly update #37: July 2018

Let's start with the positive news first: Monthly goal review: - 22 days no alcohol: achieved – 22 days - 14 times sports: achieved: 14 times I felt so much better at the end of the month... Overall I ate quite clean, except the occasional moments of weakness in which I ate some of my beloved Belgia...
by singvestor
Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Monthly update #36: June 2018

Oh man, my three year anniversary on the forum with the 36th update is the one that will have to start with “this month I completely fell of the wagon…”: Monthly goal review: - 20 days no alcohol: absolutely failed – 14 days - 12 times sports: totally failed: 7 times Spent one week in Japan for busi...
by singvestor
Fri Jun 29, 2018 1:25 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: An American Millennial
Replies: 213
Views: 33819

Re: An American Millennial

My personal ¥0.02: [*]Suggestion 1: Make a business plan first before focusing on activities [*]Suggestion 2: Focus on unique selling point: you are an American guy in China, who can write, code, teach children and adults, rock climb and plenty other renaissance man stuff - why focus on upwork with ...
by singvestor
Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Beliefs, Preferences and Delusions
Replies: 146
Views: 9423

Re: Beliefs, Preferences and Delusions

Curious about the urbanisation reversal theory... Looking forward to reading more
by singvestor
Sun Jun 03, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Monthly update #35: May 2018

Monthly goal review: - 20 days no alcohol : achieved – 20 days - 12 times sports : achieved: 12 times It was not easy! I went for trips and activities, including a visit to the US and a cycling trip from Brussels to Amsterdam. I am quite proud that I achieved the goal five months in a row, which is...
by singvestor
Sat Jun 02, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: brute journal
Replies: 400
Views: 56997

Re: brute journal

What % of your Portfolio is in crypto?
by singvestor
Sat May 26, 2018 8:16 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Elegant's journal
Replies: 123
Views: 28624

Re: Elegant's journal

Elegant, I was always wondering how things turned out for you after reading all of your journal half a year or so ago. Great to see that you are doing so well!
by singvestor
Wed May 09, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Re: Singvestor's awakening

2Birds1Stone wrote:
Tue May 08, 2018 8:54 pm
Great progress indeed! If you are in NYC on your travels I would love to buy you a beer.
So kind of you! Unfortunately I will not be in New York.
by singvestor
Tue May 08, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Monthly update #34: April 2018

Thanks Brute, Douglas and Viktor for your encouragement! To answer 2Birds1Stone's questions: My contract has an expiry date, it is for 3 years. After that I am guaranteed an equal post back in Asia or (if I want) somewhere else in the world. I would not mind moving back to Asia in the medium term, a...
by singvestor
Sun Apr 08, 2018 4:27 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Monthly update #33: March 2018

Monthly goal review: - 20 days no alcohol : achieved – 20 days - 12 times sports : achieved : 12 times This was challenging! I got a bad cold and could not exercise for a week, had friends visiting, went to Paris, had business trips and work dinners – but thanks to “budgeting discipline” I made it....
by singvestor
Thu Mar 08, 2018 4:18 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Singvestor's awakening
Replies: 132
Views: 27792

Monthly update #32: February 2018

Monthly goal review: - 20 days no alcohol : achieved – 20 days - 12 times sports : achieved: 13 times February was a short month, so it required discipline. I am quite proud of the achievement . March will be challenging again – 5 weekends :) ERE Scorecard February Saving rate was 55% for February,...
by singvestor
Fri Feb 23, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: LoriMeyer's journal
Replies: 24
Views: 2688

Re: LoriMeyer's journal

Great read, please keep up your journal! It is highly satisfying to read and see how changes are possible.
Do you have any stuff that you might be able to sell from your consumer days? That might accelerate things even further!