One of the reader email me and asking about the idea of attending an investment course which cost him few thousand dollars. I am quite reluctant to give advice in this regards as I never attended any investment course before and not sure about the useful and effectiveness of such courses.

For me , investing is a long learning journey and one need to read extensively and learn from your own mistake not just sitting in the class room for few hours or days ,listening to some “experts “  advise or slides presentation on how to be a successful investor.

I don’t mind if you need to spend few hundreds dollar just to get your “Mind- set “ right on Value Investing or some basic accounting or financial analysis skills in order for you to understand the figures behind the financial report …