Muhammad’s Newsletter

Muhammad Tahir
Personal finance, Investing and other Ideas
Created 19 Jan 2021
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  • Let's Begin
    02 Jan 2022 • 1 min read • 6 0
    Hello and welcome to the first issue of this newsletter this year. First, I’d like to thank all my amazing readers for taking the time to read my post every week. To all the lovely comments like the o...
  • It ends
    26 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 7 0
    Here we are, at the end of this year. It is time for reflection and some planning. In the spirit of this time, here are my favourite readings of the year or more. My annual review should be ready by n...
  • It depends
    19 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 4 0
    If you won 10k, would you be happy? If you lost 5k in the stock market, would you be sad? The expected answer to both questions is YES. Anything else would be surprising. What if the answer is, “it de...
  • Year wrapped
    12 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 3 0
    As the year wraps up, apps/websites we use send us a recap of what we have used or done with them. #Stopifywrapped #redditrecap #IGplayback etc Interestingly, we are most times surprised by the recap,...
  • What you consume
    05 Dec 2021 • 1 min read • 5 0
    When discussing topics like finance, business and self-help kind of things, I find myself parroting ideas and opinions from books, articles or podcasts I’ve listened to. Sometimes, I completely throw ...
  • On advices
    28 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 5 0
    Hindsight is always 20/20. It is tough to point out what would make a good life/career in life and career specifically. This week I spent some time reading about people, their careers and their succes...
  • The present Vs the future
    21 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 3 0
    There is always tension between the future and the present. Decisions are a function of time. If one could make all the arguments for and against a decision, it is expected that the action is taken wh...
  • Doings
    14 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 4 2
    People can be classified (broadly) into doers and dreamers. Take this like a spectrum or a scale and not as a distinct classification. Doers/builders are those who go out and do things. It doesn’t mat...
  • controlling the variables
    07 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 4 0
    When I look at things such as career, family, and relationships, I see variables. A lot of variables. These variables are what make these things enjoyable, good, or miserable. Take a career, for examp...
  • goals and systems
    31 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 5 0
    In recent times, I have come across posts, tweets, or videos that encourage people to have systems or processes instead of goals. This is as a result of the goal/achievement-oriented society that we a...
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