Few people enter financial services with the express purpose of enriching people’s lives…
Traditionally it attracts ‘mercenaries’ not ‘missionaries’.
But I believe vocational professions such as medicine, teaching, or government shouldn’t have a monopoly on education and service.
Millions of investors can benefit from advice that rewards those who use financial services as opposed to enriching those who sell them.
Here are 3 simple examples.
House prices are now falling.
Great news if you’re in the market for one.
And good news if you think people could do with being a little less property-obsessed.
Most investors still feel property is a better alternative to a pension.
The evidence shows otherwise.
Risk and volatility sometimes get confused.
(By financial industry insiders too).
While one’s scary, and the other risky…
They don’t have the same consequences on your money.
Last month, we lost Jack Bogle.
I can’t help but reminisce about the lessons I learned from him.
He’s had the biggest impact on investors around the globe.
Here are 11 reasons why.
Hidden costs are toxic.
And while many countries are taking steps to reduce them…
Investors are not completely out of the woods.
‘Why did I say that?’
‘Why did I do that?’
Are you an overthinker?
You’re not alone.
And there’s help.
It’s all too easy to ignore the small print.
To gloss over the detail and hear the things you want.
Time to stop and think.
Are well concealed charges eating away at your returns like termites?
$500,000 a year is an enviable salary.
Around AED1.8 million.
14 times the UK average.
But it’s still not enough for one couple to pay their bills.