Insights

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…

21 of my favourite quotes about science and truth?

ideas

21 of my favourite quotes about science and truth?

Here are a few of my  favourite quotes on science and truth.

Achieve more of what you want

Advice is like snow

Achieve more of what you want

We’ve already seen how most people fail on most of their personal goals – and we’ve explored several ideas to help you achieve more of yours – in this Insight Here I want to share one of the most powerful ideas I’ve ever found for getting more done. You might well be shocked by its simplicity…