retire early and FIRE concept

Retire Early and FIRE Concept

How do you fancy working until you’re 75? No, us neither. We would prefer to retire early. But that’s the way things are going for those who rely on a state pension. In the UK the Centre for Social Justice, a think tank which advises current Prime Minister, Boris Johnson,…

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Women, Stop Living On The Financial Edge!

Women, Stop Living On The Financial Edge!

If you are a female of the species, you will already know that the financial odds are stacked against you compared to your male counterparts. In comparison to men women earn less, have fewer assets and savings, lack financial confidence, and live with both short and long term financial insecurity,…

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So You Think You Can Time The Markets?

So You Think You Can Time The Markets?

While having a wander around the web, I found a really neat interactive game. It lets you try your hand at choosing when to buy and sell stocks over a ten year period based on news headlines which flash up underneath the graph and compares your performance to that of…

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are you rich enough

Are You Rich Enough?

Do you consider yourself to be rich? Most of you would answer no to that question. You probably live in a fairly average house, drive a pretty normal car and have to save up for holidays, luxuries and your child’s university education. Your life is a world away from the…

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climate change affects insurance premium

Climate Change Affects Insurance Premiums

Aside from a few hard-core climate deniers, most of us have woken up in recent years to the fact that we are irreparably damaging our planet and need to do something about it fast. Evidence of climate change is all around us, especially here in Asia. Back in 2014 the…

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Financial Planning As A Subject In Schools

Whoever you are and whatever you do, financial literacy is a critical life skill. All of us need to know the money management basics such as how debt works, why it’s a bad idea to go on a spending spree with a credit card, how to budget within our means…

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