Entries by C. Lee

What They Don’t Tell You – Fundrise

For those of you who are considering investing in Fundrise or just want some other thoughts about it, I’ll give you a snapshot of my experience. First off, I like Fundrise. I’ve been a member and active investor with them since mid-2016. I have a good amount invested in Income eREIT, Growth eREIT, East Coast eREIT, […]

2017 Investment Summary

2017 Highlights *17.33% return for 2017! Great, however, considering the S&P 500 returned 18.74% in the same time period means that everyone did well in this time frame, thus my 17.33% (although good) was merely average for the year. *BitCoin was the big story for 2017. An amazing 1197% return is incredible. Unfortunately I only […]

How I View Investment Returns

Albert Einstein is said to have called compound interest “the most powerful force in the universe.” Because I’m not nearly as smart as Mr. Einstein nor do I have the luxury time to test his theory, I’m inclined to believe him. My goal in chasing solid returns is to utilize the power of compounded interest […]