Published Tue, 18 Feb 2020 05:32:54 -0500 on Seeking Alpha
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Vietnam Story - Stick to your plan During my time in Vietnam, I discovered that travelling was very similar to an investing journey. While you have a plan about where you want to go, things get thrown in your way that create doubt about the best way to achieve your goals. You start to question whether you are heading in the right direction or if you are using the right means to get there.
After 4 days spent in a beautiful village up in the mountain (Ta Van near Sa Pa), we took a sleeper bus in the direction of Ninh Binh. Since I was travelling with my family, all our transportation arrangements (buses, trains, airplanes) were booked well in advance. My travel plan was clear, and I knew how to best get to each destination. I wanted to make sure this trip would be a series of great family moments. Everybody craves and deserves those amazing moments, right?
We got lost on the morning of our departure (I apparently have a big challenge following Google Maps correctly… or it just gets it wrong!), but we finally ended up at the bus station. We were there 45 minutes prior to the bus's scheduled departure. I presented my booking confirmation and the circus began.
Sir, you have only 3 seats. You can't enter the bus (approximative English has become part of the trip already).
But, I paid for 5 and my booking confirmation clearly states "5 passengers". I even have my... Read more
|Stock name||Last trade||P/E||Earnings/Share||Dividend/Share||Dividend yield|
|ROYAL BANK OF CANADA||78.79||11.9||6.61||3.16||4.00|
|UNITED PARCEL SERVICE||122.56||22.4||5.47||3.84||3.14|
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