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Not at all a good thing to do Sir. I am sure you are aware of the dictum of the old days that, the most important thing one should possess is a roof over one's head. Having acquired it, never to mortgage it against anything or do something by which you have to forgo it for whatever obstensible reasons it may be. Nothing else, even if one doesn't have anything else, we would not be out on the streets or even at the mercy of one's own children pandering to their whims, fancies and likes and having to adjust to a routine or life to which one may not be accustomed to at that age. Even in the worst case scenario, one may die of starvation in one's own house but wouldn't have to be out there on the street, cuddling up on a pavement warding off the cold and the undesirable elements.
You can do stock market and one can always go from a small capital, keep working on it and with persistence added with some luck, would go on to have 6 or 7 times that small amount at the end of 3 years. The tr