Lifetime Investor Blog

My Blog is a great educational tool to learn more about investing.

I posts educational articles, commentaries, my actual stock/ bond/ real estate/ tax lien investments, and more.

Be sure to read through all my past entries! You can click on the tags at the right to go to posts by topic.

How To Get Ahead By Investing For Retirement, Not Saving For Retirement

Investing For Retirement

Today’s post is about the importance of investing for retirement, not saving for retirement. Most retirement financial planning advice is about how you must accumulate a nest egg for your “golden years”. For most people, this nest egg retirement fund needs to be at least $1 million if they want to have enough money to last them… Read more »

How To Make Money From The Upcoming “Internet Of Things” Revolution

internet of things revolution

“The Internet is coming! The Internet is coming”, proclaimed Paul Revere in 1775. Well, he didn’t quite say that.  But the next wave of the Internet revolution is upon us… and it is known as the “Internet of Things”. If you don’t know what this is, and what it means for you as an investor, read on……. Read more »

Top 10 Rules For Making Money With Your Investments


Successful investors have learned certain rules that help them make consistent profits from their investments. The 10 investing rules I present here will greatly increase your chance of financial success if you follow them.  Let’s go through them now. Rule #1: Give Up The Goal Of Making Money! One of the more interesting investing rules is to not… Read more »

Invest Like The Rich: The Two-Part Wealth-Building Formula

House keys over the hundred dollar bank notes

You’ve heard the saying, “The rich get richer and the poor get poorer.” This saying is true. It is true because the rich take the time to get an education in money, personal finance, and investing. Because of this education, they think differently about money than the poor or middle class. They do things with… Read more »

How To Become Rich With Long-Term Stock Investing


I came across an interesting article in Forbes Magazine recently called Turning $1,000 Into $42 Million. The article talked about how many years ago Forbes had a columnist named Lucien O. Hooper who recommended quite a few big stock winners over the years. Here are a few examples: Dec 15, 1974:   Hooper recommended Royal Dutch Shell…. Read more »