Smart ways to invest and attain early financial freedom

Year end is a good time to introspect and plan.  At this time of the year, most of us make New Year resolutions.  I am sure one of your New Year resolutions would be to do well financially in the coming year. So here are some thoughts on “How to become a smarter investor in 2014”. Visualise Financial freedom - We all agree that a
Financial freedom means being able to finance your life without depending on your salary. This one day personal development program is aimed at helping you reach financial freedom. At the end of the program, you will be equipped with  • A framework
I had recommended a property investment in my last blog and quite a few people had reached out to me and few did go ahead with the investment. Many did not as they could not fathom the calculations on how the ROI is calculated. So I have created an excel sheet that is formula driven –you can download it from drop box url here. http
One of the feedback that I received after the last two posts is that – it is good to know what happened – but tell me where I can invest now and make similar returns. So I am sharing one good property idea where you can make returns similar to the one I shared recently. Prestige Shantiniketan is a well know property in Bangalore. This is the property where my friend made 65 lacs out of an investment of 35 lacs over 7 years (please see my blog dated Sept 21st 2013).
In Q4 2010, I came across a project called SNN Raj Serenity that caught my attention (http://www.snnbuilders.com/raj_serenity.html).  SNN Builders is not a well known builder  – but Sanjay, one of the owners of the company was living in my flat complex and he was a decent person. The project by itself was in a good upcoming location (behind IIM Bangalore) and the club house and overall design looked good.  Further, the property was priced well and there were many investors who booked flats early. Seeing all this, I had recommended this to friends of mine.