Are you a cool, calm and collected investor?

Are you a cool, calm and collected investor?

How do you feel when your investments suffer when the market are volatile? Are you James Bond like? Cool calm and collected? Shaken but not stirred? The simple truth is, many of us struggle to deal with the downs of the markets and this year has been no exception....
The problem with playing it safe

The problem with playing it safe

It can be very tempting to keep money in the building society or in a deposit account as you cannot lose money, right? The simple answer is yes, but the long answer is most certainly NO. Let me explain. Let’s say you have worked hard all of your life and you have...
Bad investment advice myths that don’t go away

Bad investment advice myths that don’t go away

No matter where you go there is always someone giving you advice about how to look after your money, how to make more money, how to make a ‘killing’. The chances are you know and trust these people implicitly, they may be your best friend, someone you know who has a...