Read?  How Much Luck in Investing Success? My Experience in 2008/09

Hmm … like that then Uncle8888 was unlucky to read that book Rich Dad. Poor Dad at the wrong time and triggered him to seriously started his journey to Get Out of Rat Race when STI was near its high at 2583 and then crashed down to 1198.

He was lucky or unlucky? Not sure but he did learn something very important and practically true!

Do you recall any other successful retail investors telling you this?

In investing, your account size really matters; but it takes time for you to grow your account size through saving from your earned income…