Why you should start investing in stocks in your 20s -or early 30s-

This is a short post, but I am aiming to put forward the idea that you should start investing in stocks as early as possible. Why? Well, think about the bank account your parents/grandparents created for you, where they put some money to get you started in your financial life. It's like that, but you … Continue reading Why you should start investing in stocks in your 20s -or early 30s-

5 things you absolutely need to know before investing in gold companies

Investing in natural resources can be rewarding but it does have its challenges. There are lots of technical terms to understand, resources are sometimes located in risky & distant jurisdictions and from 100 exploration projects, less than 1 will become a mine. Yes, tough odds, but if you happen to buy into a company when … Continue reading 5 things you absolutely need to know before investing in gold companies

Am I? Yeap. I am an expat. An expat chica!

I have been an expat most of my life. Before I even knew the meaning of the word “expatriate”. And serial to be more specific. For some strange reason, it only just recently dawned on me. Labels may be restrictive but when used for good, can be liberating and empowering. So...Yay! My name is Paola … Continue reading Am I? Yeap. I am an expat. An expat chica!

Should you have natural resources in your stock portfolio? Like, really??

Well, if you've read any of my previous posts or follow me in any of my socials, you may already have assumed what I am about to say. But bear with me... I have my reasons! Yes, I do believe you need natural resources. Shocker! Where do I start? There are certainly many reasons but I … Continue reading Should you have natural resources in your stock portfolio? Like, really??

5 reasons Australia is a fantastic place to start your own business 

As a former architect trained in Argentina, I got used to thinking about my career from the entrepreneur standpoint, ever since my Uni years. It is assumed that you'd start your own architectural practice, and have clients; we were never told to look for a job, instead, we had to create it and then manage … Continue reading 5 reasons Australia is a fantastic place to start your own business 

Tony Robbins, hot coals and being in “peak state”

Last year I attended one of Tony Robbins' events in Sydney, "Unleash the Power Within" or UPW for short. It was truly a transforming experience. 4 intense days of insane energy and discovering a new side of myself. I was blown away by the amazing energy that we were all experiencing. My father had just … Continue reading Tony Robbins, hot coals and being in “peak state”