I’m still here. I know it’s been more than a week since I last posted. Was busy with a few things at work and outside of work. But I got through them and got a bit of time now to write about stuff. On the financial front, nothing much seems to be happening. I’m satisfied with how the monthly bank investment plans and contributions to robo-advisor accounts have been progressing.

I’m aware that equity markets are at all-time high for this year (2017) and it’s not an ideal year to start Dollar-Cost Averaging (DCA). But I rather start deploying my cash funds regularly than delay, let it build and not know when to use it. Case in point. I have a sum of USD in my foreign currency settlement account that has been sitting there for a while and earning next to nothing in interest income.

I hesitated with what to do with it (i….