How Much Is Enough?

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A year ago I asked in these updates, “Have you noticed that time is slipping by and it slips by quicker than we realise?” Well, here we are a year later and, to me, 2018 has flown by. Has last year gone by quickly for you as well? In the three decades I’ve been in […]

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12 Days of Christmas Questions.

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Christmas is an opportunity where we catch up with the older generation, exchanging a hug, a kiss and a nod for good measure. But what if this year we also asked some questions? What if we gleaned from their experience some important life lessons to take with us on our journey? After the Christmas Lunch […]

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Black Hole Stories: Economic Forecasting.

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Welcome to this, our first of three ‘Black Hole’ short stories. “The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable.” – John Kenneth Galbraith, Harvard Economist. There are three Black Holes we need to avoid being sucked into as investors. These are economic forecasting, market timing and performance chasing. These Black Holes […]

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