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When your investments are more than just money

For a significant number of investors, investing in shares and funds can feel like a dance with the devil as they have to compromise beliefs to achieve a return. With the growing awareness of the environmental impact of modern life, … Continue reading

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To panic or not to panic, that is the question…

With the turmoil in the markets in the last couple of weeks it is understandable that many people have been worried about their investments. The fall in the Chinese stock market triggered a knock-on effect in other global markets and … Continue reading

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Seven rules for smart investing

With so much in the press about investing, as well as lots of conflicting opinions and information, it’s hard to separate fact from fiction, or even wishful thinking. I have therefore put together a simple guide of seven practical tips … Continue reading

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Still not started saving for your future?

Still thinking about saving for the future? Do you keep meaning to organise your finances, but never get around to it? Looked into savings plans, but been concerned about the cost? Can’t make your make your mind up what to do? It’s … Continue reading

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Gold – does it still glitter?

A subject that is of interest to many, particularly in the Middle East. Here’s an article that I wrote  for the October edition of Esquire Middle East  magazine –  Is Gold still worth buying? What is it all about and … Continue reading

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Saving for a future: plan for education

Statistics show that over their working life someone with a bachelor’s degree in the USA will earn, on average, almost twice as much as workers with a high school diploma. Source: US Census Bureau  As a parent you worry about … Continue reading

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Worrying times in investment markets?

I am sure you are aware that stock markets globally fell considerably towards the end of last week. This is as much by a consensus of fear rather than due to any rational thought. The Euro crisis brought about by … Continue reading

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