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Feeling good about this book

The only person who can make you happy - is you

Feeling good about this book

To achieve more, of whatever we strive for, it sure helps if we’re feeling good about it. And yet we can’t feel good all the time  – so how do we deal with that?

Why I get IRATE

Don't get Cross

Why I get IRATE

So, why do I get IRATE and why might you want to too? Well, in a nutshell, because once you’ve got IRATE, you’ll know how to plan your financial life and help your loved ones do the same.

The sales person’s favourite chart

Best and worst of times

The sales person’s favourite chart

The red line chart below is the financial sales person’s favourite chart about stock-market investing. Let’s see why it’s most likely NO use to you at all.

Why house prices will probably fall

House price crash

Why house prices will probably fall

I realise that this message (that house prices will probably fall) will not be welcomed by a lot of homeowners – and I’m sorry about that. But this site is about education and, from time to time, the facts about asset prices (houses or shares) don’t make for easy reading. That said, I think younger…

Do crises only come once in a generation?

Generation gap

Do crises only come once in a generation?

You may have heard some financial ‘experts’ say that . . . the banking crisis (of 2008-09) was the last in a generation Indeed, I’ve even seen that phrase used in an investment training series. So if you’ve signed up for training watch out for that – and don’t take it seriously!

Bubbles, Bubbles everywhere

bubbles everywhere

Bubbles, Bubbles everywhere

Hey guys, I realise that this article needs updating … … I last updated it in February 2018 and have been updating it since September 2016 … and will update it again soon … … but it’s still highly relevant. I’m also very sorry if this is the first time you’ve seen these warnings because the trouble…