Insights

5 reasons why we procrastinate

Voltaire Perfect enemy of good

5 reasons why we procrastinate

In this Insight, we’ll explore 5 reasons why, according to one world-leading psychiatrist, we procrastinate… but first, let’s take a quick look at a linked idea about happiness.

Get your teenagers flying

Teenagers flying

Get your teenagers flying

On this site, and in my book, ‘Who can you trust about money?’ I focus on ideas to help you achieve more of what matters to you – for yourself or your loved ones. Here I want to share one simple but powerful idea (with many applications in life) which could help any teenager make…

Let’s hear it for the quiet folk

Triumph of evil. Edmund Burke

Let’s hear it for the quiet folk

I came to the conclusion, many years ago, that we should listen harder to quiet folk. And here I’d like to explain why.

Here’s my happiness list

Here’s my happiness list

How often do you stop and think about what’s really important for your personal happiness? What activities seriously lift your mood – without giving you a hangover afterwards? In this extract from one of my books – I’ll tell you mine.

The one investment fact you can rely on

Buying High

The one investment fact you can rely on

When an ‘expert’ tells you what investment return to ‘expect’ for the future just remember this one certainty…

How to overcome fear

Fear of freefall

How to overcome fear

If you google ‘How to overcome fear?’ you’ll find c. 30 million results ! And that’s a lot of stuff to read 😉 But what’s interesting is that there are twice as many ‘Google results’  – yes c.60 million – on the question of ‘How to avoid fear?’ So, when you get fearful about certain matters…