Managing Personal Investments in 2021

You may not be David Arnaud – one of the nominees for the Fund Manager of the Year 2021 Award! Then again, you do not need to be him to manage personal investments. Too many of us are hesitant to do it, citing that we are neither bankers nor financiers, nor do we know the tricks of the trade! Well, it may not be as easy as pie, but the internet has brought it all to our fingertips. Many are trying their hands in it with great success.

Anyways, if you are one of those daring to manage your investment funds, let’s look at a few good ways you can manage personal investments this year.


Stocks are a great way to capture high returns on personal investments. One can invest in the stock market in several different ways, starting with tech stocks known to offer high returns on investment. Given the current scenario, investment in the commodity and biotech sectors may also be a good option.

Moreover, the availability of information on the internet is a great help in this case since investors can look at a company’s reports online within seconds. They can also compare companies online and take help from online brokers.

Real Estate Investments

Real Estate Investments is another profitable opportunity to grow your wealth since there is usually a rise in real estate prices. It is a good source of long-term investment. Although it may take a substantial amount of money at the primary stages, investors can always loan the money from a bank and then pay it back over some time. Plus, one can be their boss while investing, and if they manage to select a property and handle it well, they can also earn a good amount of profit.

Bond Funds

A bond fund is another great place to put your money this year. A bond fund is also known as a mutual fund or ETF (Exchange-traded fund). It contains a variety of bonds from different issuers. This kind of investment is considered safe by many since mutual funds are diversified. Hence, it decreases the effect of a single bond defaulting. If you are interested, there are various sites on the internet that provide information for bond funds. Start by learning the basics.

Investing in a Side Business

A side business can also be a good idea of investing your money, time and energy while generating a good source of income. Although many investors are apprehensive in the beginning, it can be easy. There are many ways of generating profits from side businesses online, and anyone can do it. For instance, if you are a teacher, you could opt for teaching students online. On the other hand, if you are simply a home cook, you can always carry your love and passion forward by creating a website and sharing your food recipes online through E-books. You can also sell some cookies along the way and earn some extra money.

Adam Hansen

Adam is a part time journalist, entrepreneur, investor and father.