Kiril Nikolaev

About Kiril Nikolaev

Kiril Nikolaev is the founder and main writer of He has passed all three CFA exams on first attempt.   Mr. Nikolaev has worked as a financial analyst for BMO Financial Group, which is one of the largest banks in Canada. Currently, he's a Funds Subject Matter Expert at Mitre Media. This company owns website properties in many niches of finance. Kiril is responsible for content strategy and analysis for a few of their properties, including,,, and a few others. Kiril has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal for a top article on "sin" stocks. His passion is in investment finance and he loves to spread awareness of finance and analysis, so that anyone can become an investor. Hire Kiril on Upwork, or find him on LinkedIn.

Ability Vs. Willingness to Take Risks in Investing

Some investors are willing to take risks, but might not have the ability to do so. While other investors may have a high ability to take risks, but due to their risk aversion preference, are not willing to take high risks. An investor’s overall risk tolerance is determined by looking at both, the ability and […]

|April 7th, 2016|Preschool|0 Comments

Understanding Your Risk Tolerance

Way too often, we always hear lovers say “I will risk everything for you. I will do anything for you.” in mushy love stories. But what does that mean, really? What does the person mean when he says “risk”? And does the person really mean “everything”?

So many questions are running through our heads right now. […]

|April 6th, 2016|Preschool|0 Comments

Getting to Know Investment Return

In the investing world, Warren Buffet is almost like a superhero. In 2015, he had a net worth of $66.7 billion – almost 4 times Verizon’s net income for that same year! He is also considered as one of the most successful investors in the world. One of the earliest pieces of advice he gave […]

|April 5th, 2016|Preschool|0 Comments

Getting to Know Investment Risk

There is a 99.9% chance that you are on Facebook. This particular social network is quite necessary these days. We’re also pretty sure you know the owner and founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg. The man has some wise words for all of us: “The biggest risk is not taking any risk. In a world that’s […]

|March 22nd, 2016|Preschool|0 Comments

Exploring Your Investment Options

A true Harry Potter fan must have shed a tear or two when Albus Dumbledore told Harry Potter “It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” Truly a word of the wise. Thank you, Albus!

It’s the choices that we’ve made that eventually led us to where we […]

|March 21st, 2016|Preschool|0 Comments

6 Things You Need to Do Before Investing

Ever wondered how things get done? Like how that new home product got launched in Wal-Mart or how that new building a couple of blocks from you got built? Most things get done through projects and the process by which projects are executed is referred to as project management. Planning is a very critical part […]

|March 20th, 2016|Preschool|0 Comments

Investing – What’s in It for You

Can you imagine not having to work for the rest of your life? Can you imagine having your money work for you while you just chill at the beach and have the time of your life? Can you imagine not having to imagine these things and finally make your financial dreams a reality?
This Is Possible […]

|March 6th, 2016|Preschool|0 Comments

What is Investing?

Investing is the process of putting your saved capital and money to generate additional appreciation and income in the future. Another way of saying it is putting your money to work to get more money later.

You can think about investing as money that generates more money without too much of your effort. When investing, you are […]

|February 15th, 2016|Preschool|0 Comments