Rodney P - Ground Force

Day in day out Rodney Peachey exercises his body. Now with a little education of the mind, not only are his muscles growing but his bank account too.

For the past 42 years Rodney Peachey has been an earth mover. Working on canals and golf courses anywhere from the Gold Coast to Caloundra, the hands-on physical labour of earth moving has kept his body fit and healthy.

Happy yet not satisfied, 24 months ago Rodney decided it was time to exercise his mind. It was time to plan for his family's future. He had provided a home for his family for more than four decades but with his ageing body juxtaposed with the hardship of his occupation a different source of revenue was needed.

"My day starts at about 6am and finishes at 6pm at night" Rodney,57, explains. "I wanted to have something to keep my mind active and I wanted to knock off the hard work because once I get a little bit older I don't want to be doing the hard work all the time."

Rodney, thus, became interested in investing his own money in his own way. He did not wish to give it to others who would, potentially, lose money for him or at the very least take commission from his earnings. Rodney started looking to invest in an education for his financial future.

"I wanted to do my own investments rather than pay other people commission to do the same thing" he says. "I went along to an ACOFE introductory night and was very interested in what they had to say."

Since that introductory night two years ago Rodney has learnt numerous financial tips. He understands how the stock market works. He can trade, buy and sell from his own home, day and night. Phrases and terms such as "charting basic and option trading and volatile markets" are no longer foreign to Rodney's vernacular.

"I am quiet comfortable with share trading now" he says. ‚"I trade from home or at work: I keep a watch on the market during my working hours.

"So has it been successful for the earth-mover-come-day-trader? “I have been more than happy with the results I have achieved" Rodney says. "I have had all wins actually. ACOFE never made out that I would have 100 per cent wins: it's all about minimizing your losses, and I have managed to do that."

Boasting a diverse range of stocks, Rodney has not always invested with the major blue chip recommendations , but has taken the knowledge gained from the ACOFE courses and applied them to his earnings and financial goals of short, medium and long term returns.

"Some of my stocks have been higher risk but they have also had higher return" he says.

In addition to monetary benefits Rodney has earned, he was (and is) impressed with the user-friendly style of education offered by ACOFE. "It is fairly straight forward to learn and the method of their lessons is unique and you always pick up something new each time you go."

For Rodney his financial future may be getting brighter by the day but his education is never ending. "I am more comfortable that I can make a living off trading but it is a never ending learning curve. I have not gone for six months, I have been too busy, but I am about to start attending again. I want to go brush up on a few techniques and learn a few more too."

free joomla templatesjoomla templates

Share Trading Courses

The Best Share Trading Course in Australia

News image

ACOFE's course in share trading offers what many consider to be the most comprehensive grounding in this art form currently offered in Australia.

 

More in: Share Trading Courses

ACOFE Services

Home Loan Services

News image

The Colleges' Home Loan and Finance Manager, Mr. Scott Jarrett brings a youthful edge needed in any successful business hoping to keep the market edge...

 

More in: Services

Members

Welcome to the ACOFE Community

News image

We are always here to help, we have a team of highly trained people ready to assist you in your learning process. Whether you need help with your software, your...

 

More in: Members

Testimonials

Reaping Reward from a Double Life

News image

Neil Lindenmayer, lives an amazing double life. Hard working motor technician by day; wizard share trader by night. And he is reaping the rewards.

 

More in: Testimonials

Copyright © 2017. Acofe - Website designed by Ausgraphics


The Australian College Of Financial education Pty Ltd does not hold an Australian Financial Services License. Nothing Contained in this website or in our courses should be taken as general or specific investment advice. We do not seek at any stage to offer advice and any individual or entity who is seeking advice should contact an appropriately licensed advisor. A list of AFSL holders can be obtained from the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (www.asic.gov.au). Information contained in this website is intended solely for general informational and educational purposes. You should not act, or refrain from acting, based on any information in this email. Neither the presentation of such information nor your receipt of it creates an advisor client relationship.
Warning: All investing carries risk. ACOFE does not propose that any strategy or trading method it delivers or promotes through its courses removes, negates all risk of loss. Individuals should consider their own circumstances before entering into any financial transaction or investment and seek appropriate advice.