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Planning to be a parent?

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Planning to be a parent?

Take a look at this short video about the pensions gap that can open up when one parent (typically ‘mum’) takes time off to raise children.

Is your mood being manipulated?

Jenny Shoo

Is your mood being manipulated?

In this extract from Chapter 1 of my book, ‘Who misleads YOU about money?’ we’ll learn how we’re tricked into spending all our money today. This matters because the result is our failure to save for our big, long term financial life goals – for ourselves and our loved ones.

How not to become another boiling frog

How not to become another boiling frog

This boiling frog story is for anyone in their 30s or 40s. Perhaps you’ve heard the story of the boiling frog before but in this NEW version, it gets out of the water – long before it gets too hot.

When is a good time to invest?

When is a good time to invest?

When is a good time to invest?

Is it ALWAYS a good time to invest? Well, some advisers will tell you it is… Like Ron the Rhino here in this cartoon strip.

Go one step beyond the efficient frontier

Steps to the process

Go one step beyond the efficient frontier

If your adviser uses the term efficient frontier when talking to you about your investments – you need to read this.

Master your money

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Master your money

So, why would you bother learning to master your money? After all, if you hit a snag (which we all do, from time to time) you can simply ‘Google’ the answer… and everything will be fine, right? Well no, Google can’t help here… and it’s worth knowing why because it’s the biggest reason we all…