If I was 25 again I would…be wary of investment fads

    Today it’s crypto-currencies like Bitcoin. In 2000 it was technology shares. In 1987 it was shares in general, and way back in the seventeenth century investors were going nuts over tulip bulbs. When it comes to investment, fads occur when asset prices are driven up by irrational excitement, greed, and ‘FOMO’ - the fear of missing out. The fundamental rules of valuing ...
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Be different today so you can be different tomorrow

Every generation thinks life will be different – and of course, each one is right - but when it comes to planning for the future, while we’re young we have a habit of thinking there is still plenty of time. After all, when you’re in your mid-thirties or even early forties, retirement is still decades away; later if the government decides so! However, like anything forgotten too long, the...
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