By Yen Yee
This is a guest post from our friend, Lionel of cheerfulegg.com who has recently jumped onto the Pokemon Go bandwagon…
C’mon, admit it already: You’re playing Pokemon Go.
If you’re like me, Pokemon Go dictated how you spent your National Day: Maybe you ran from Pokestop to Pokestop down Orchard Road, or hung out at Blk 401 Hougang Ave 10 hoping to score a Gyarados.
Hey, there’s no shame in that. Pokemon Go is fun. There’s something oddly satisfying about seeing your Pokeball wriggle about for a few uncertain seconds, followed by a burst of stars and a “Gotcha!” emblazoned across your screen.
You know what isn’t fun though? Learning investing.
How many of us have said to ourselves, “Okay, I need to start figuring out this investing thing”.
So we start reading articles online, come across a flurry of dry technical terms, and feel our eyelids getting heavier. Then we give up, reach for our phones, and start lobbing Pokeballs at Psyduck. (Oooh look, someone set up a Lure!)
Let’s face it: Learning investing is boring. There’s no way we can make it as fun as Pokemon Go.
Or can we?
Let’s see how we can use our Pokemon Go skills to actually start …read more