My current market position

The market has been volatile for since 1st August 2011 mainly due to the economic problems in Europe and US. STI has hit the 52-week low on Monday, 26th September after closing at 2654 points. The problems in Europe would take time to solve and the volatility may continue for some time. It's the first … Continue reading My current market position

Liquidated silver bullion bars

I recently liquidated 2 Perth Mint silver bullion bars each weighing 1kg last month. I purchased them in early August 2009 through respectable dealers in eBay. I'm still holding on to some Australian, Canadian and Singapore silver coins bought over the years as collection. The main reason for selling away my bullion bars, even though … Continue reading Liquidated silver bullion bars

The Famous Marshmallow Experiment

The Stanford Marshmallow Experiment conducted in 1972 was a study on delayed gratification and is regarded as one of the most successful behavioural experiments. In the experiment, a marshmallow was offered to each child. If the child could resist eating the marshmallow, he was promised two the next round. Experimenters then analyzed how long each child resisted … Continue reading The Famous Marshmallow Experiment