Insights

Why behaviour change takes time

kicking bad habits

Why behaviour change takes time

If you’ve ever tried to kick a bad habit and replace it with a good one – or you know someone who has – you’ll know it isn’t easy. Yes, there are plenty of products that promise to help us with various unhealthy habits, but we need to check for evidence, (with our doctor, if…

Why it can be boring, expensive or dangerous to learn about money

Why it can be boring, expensive or dangerous to learn about money

If you really want to learn about money – but find the subject leaves you baffled or bored – you’re not alone and this Insight is for you. (Financial experts might find it interesting too)

Build more trust in your business

Build Trust in your business

Build more trust in your business

If you manage (or run the marketing for) a financial services business – offering advice, financial products or both – then this Insight is for you. If you’re a customer of financial services – you might find it interesting too 😊

20 ideas to help teenagers achieve more

20 ideas for teenagers

20 ideas to help teenagers achieve more

Here are some ideas to help teenagers achieve more as they prepare for adult life. I wrote these some years ago for my three, now adult, boys.

Who would be happy with a stock-market crash?

feel about investment

Who would be happy with a stock-market crash?

Today, I want to explore how stock market crashes can make some people happy and others very unhappy – both at the same time.

It’s OK to miss the best days

Three kinds of lies, Disraeli

It’s OK to miss the best days

If you follow the money pages of any newspaper, you cannot have missed the ‘missing the best days’ story. But what they won’t tell you is that this story is … well… complete and utter nonsense. So, let’s expose it for the grossly misleading rubbish that it is – before you base any of your investment decisions…