Category: Investment

7 powerful investment lessons from Warren Buffett

The pandemic has led to more people taking control of their finances and investing. If you’re looking for some investing tips, the following pearls of wisdom from Warren Buffett are a great place to start. Known as a businessman and philanthropist, Warren Buffett consistently ranks on lists of the world’s richest people, with an estimated… Read more »

Investment market update: February 2021

A year after lockdowns around the world began, Covid-19 continues to affect economies and investment markets. While the volatility experienced almost 12 months ago may have calmed, uncertainty remains and it’s important for investors to focus on their long-term plan. In February, Kristalina Georgieva, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), called on leaders… Read more »

What has 2020 taught us about investing?

2020 has been an eventful year for investment markets. Impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic and government responses to this …

How to pay as little tax as Trump.

Tax Saving

Hello out there. It’s the weekend again. Where did that go?! I hope you’re all well and safe, spirits up and eager …

Stay Alert. Counter Inflation. Save your lifestyle.

Inflation burning money

Hello again readers! I hope you are all well and getting to grips with the second new normal. Over the last few months we have been trying to ‘control the virus’ and I have been trying, probably with more success, to ensure that this temporary blip in the road doesn’t lead to irrational investor behaviour…. Read more »

Financial Planning Advice. What’s it all about and who do I use?

Financial Planning

A good financial planner could be your most valuable asset.  OK, I would say that I know, but it’s true –  I promise you! I often take on new clients who don’t understand what financial planning involves or the benefit it can bring. It’s very simple – financial certainty. This post should help you understand… Read more »

Timing the market – is this a good idea?

Investment Timing

A common saying in financial planning is “it’s about time in the markets, not timing the markets.” But why is this? When investments start to fall I often take calls from clients who are rightly worried and want to try and time the market. Some reassurance on how markets operate can often put their mind… Read more »