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10 ways YOU are different to everyone else

because you're unique

10 ways YOU are different to everyone else

In this Insight, you’ll explore how you’re different to everyone else, and why that’s so important for your financial planning

Financial Secrets for thirty somethings

Financial Secrets for thirty somethings

Financial Secrets for thirty somethings

A while back (January 2018) a young lady, Niamh, posted a question about financial planning on LinkedIn, and it went viral! Yes, incredibly, within just a few days her post attracted many thousands of likes and over 1,000 comments! Which is really odd when you think about it because most people would say that personal…

How much Investment risk is right for you?

Four Factors to decide on risk

How much Investment risk is right for you?

Whether you’re an existing investor or just starting out, you might be confused by all the ‘mumbo jumbo’ jargon about investment risk. Well, don’t worry, most people, including some advisers, are confused about this stuff too, and for good reason, as you’ll find out here.

It’s OK to miss the best days

Lies, damned lies and Statistics. Disraeli. lies. Paul Claireaux

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…

What stormy weather can teach us about stock markets

What stormy weather can teach us about stock markets

We regularly have stormy weather around the UK: Strong winds, flash floods, thunder, lightning and occasionally hailstorms strong enough to set off the alarms on cars. Believe it or not, thunderstorms can teach us a lot about economies, stock-markets and house prices too!

Seven ways to achieve more

7 ways to achieve more. Paul Claireaux

Seven ways to achieve more

I guess many of us want to achieve more of our biggest life goals, but the truth is that most goals are never achieved, and most New Year’s resolutions fail too! So, let’s look at why that might be, and explore how you could achieve more of yours.