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5 ways to reduce stress and save money

By: Sam Instone
October 9th, 2017

[Estimated reading time: 3 minutes - read while eating an apple on your lunch break!]

Stress affects our bodies, thoughts, feelings and behaviour.

Left unchecked, it causes health problems…

Considering everyone worries about money[1], even children[2], alleviating financial stress will create positive change.

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This secret may save you millions!

By: Stuart Ritchie
September 27th, 2017

One of my friends is a property investor.

His investments are all small UK based residential units.

He doesn’t believe in diversifying – and fair play, he’s been fortunate to have ridden a wave of decent yields – so far.

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Is gold a good investment?

By: Stuart Ritchie
September 15th, 2017

[Estimated reading time: 4 minutes, 8 seconds - read while you are on the tube]

Gold is so heavy that one cubic foot, weighs half a ton.

All the gold in the world, fits inside an Olympic swimming pool.

In fact, gold is so rare, that the world pours more steel in an hour than it has poured gold since time began…

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Funny money: who says financial advice has to be boring!

By: Sam Instone
August 25th, 2017

[Estimated reading time: 3 minutes, 24 seconds - read when you can't sleep at 3am]

Last night, my 6-year old son and I were discussing what he wants to be when he grows up.

Interestingly, he didn’t say: “I want to be a financial adviser!”

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Thank You!  I’m going on holiday and YOU’RE paying for it…

By: Stuart Ritchie
August 23rd, 2017

[Estimated reading time: 3 minutes, 44 seconds - read while you decide where to book your next holiday]

  • I’m going on an all-expenses-paid cruise;
  • I’m taking my wife, we’re staying in a ‘sky’ suite;
  • And we’ll have $7,500 spending money.

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Common money mistakes for expats

By: Sam Instone
August 9th, 2017

Last month, I wrote an article that proved popular for all the wrong reasons.

Entitled 5 things wrong with DIY investing, I received messages from expats who disagreed with me.

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Whilst none argued with my evidence-based conclusion that DIY investors underperform…each respondent shared a common opinion…

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The greatest gift that I can give?

By: Sam Instone
July 21st, 2017

Estimated reading time: while you make a cup of tea!

  • 88% of millionaires read every day for education and career growth

  • 63% of wealthy people listen to audio books or podcasts on the way to/from work

  • But how do they find the time?

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Now, I love personal development - but, like you, I’m always short on time.

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How to protect your money as an expat

By: Sam Instone
June 23rd, 2017

[Estimated reading time: 3 minutes, 30 seconds]

You wake up one fine morning and discover the unthinkable has happened…your bank account has been raided by the government.

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$1 in every $10 of your wealth is gone.

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