From the “Rich Dad, Poor Dad” by Robert Kiyosaki, I learnt that almost on one financially comp, I need to generate decent income to cover the monthly expenses of my lifestyle. And it is not reliable income, but asleep income extremely that I can silent survive without having to work. And to generate asleep income, Robert Kiyosaki and his Rich Dad advise that we should let money work hard for us.
There are manifold ways to generate asleep income. We can generate asleep income by investing into stocks and bonds, correlative funds, physical estate, commodities and likewise investing in businesses. Robert Kiyosaki in particularly love using physical estate to generate asleep income.
What transcendent work for Robert Kiyosaki might not be the best for you. Before deciding which is the best asleep income generating investment methods for you, attendant are 5 greater factors which you might want to consider:
1) What is the initiatory cash outlay?
Obviously, the first question is what is the initiatory cash outlay, if any, for your investment instruments.
Is it a former cash outlay? Or is it a recurring investing scheme, where you need as well to invest manifold money into that instrument to maintain generating the calm of asleep income that you need?
How stringy do you need to maintain that recurring investment? Is the recurring investment amount perpetual or will it increase or decrease or undeviating fluctuate added? Does the fluctuation depend on further factors?
Is expert any further fees like maintenance charges or yearly renewal charges?
2) What is the physical clear rate of return?
What is the rate of return of your investments? Is it a clear rate of return?
What is the return frequency? 2% per annum? 2% in 5 years? 2% in 10 years?
What are any of the greater factors which can affect the rate of return?
Can the return be compounded upon the themselves?
3) What are the risks involved?
What is the risk exposure of your investment instruments? Is it classified as colossal risk, middling risk or crouched risk.
Could you lose your initiatory investment and/or your earnings if you are not aware?
One point to note is your peculiar risk profile and your pocket goals. Usually the return are colossal as the risk calm goes up. So if your pocket cool is to aggressively building up your wealth quickly, you might opt to go for colossal risk investment almost on one of the colossal return.
The meat-and-potatoes line howbeit, is almost on one absolutely aware of the risk involved and suddenly make a judgement call based on the risk and reward involved.
4) Is the return surely attainable?
Can you get hold of the earning generated when you need it?
Or is the earning generated only attainable in calm frequency or period? Monthly? Quarterly? Year? Only at the first month of the year? Only at the 1st week of the month?
How is the earning returned to you? Via objective checks? Fund transfer? What is the lead time for delivery?
Is expert any further fees involved? Like fund transfer charges, withdrawal charges?
5) Are your investments truly asleep?
Do your investments require perpetual monitoring? Do you need to constantly watch the markets at peace to avoid losing inherent earning and/or vital sum? Do you need prolonged effort to manage and/or maintain your investments?
For example, if you have physical estate, you might need any effort/time or money to maintain it. I remembered that Robert Kiyosaki had to deal with toilet problems in his first skimpy physical estate investments.
All these questions will hopefully help you to determine the viability of your investment instruments to generate decent asleep income to fund your lifestyle which you want.