The look on my friend’s face was one you might see if you were presented with a bill for service at McDonalds. Total incredulity. “So let me get this straight – you’re putting a money value on your memories?” “Well I wouldn’t state it so precisely,” I said. “But basically… yes.” “Wow! That is so […]

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What caught my eye this week. Hey Millennials! Top tip time! One of the best ways to improve your chances of owning your own home is to make sure you’re born into a family where your parents do, too. Take a look at this graph charting new data from the Resolution Foundation: As reported in […]

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Much is written about how to save: “You there, you reckless spendthrift, come here and read my secret formula that will turn you into a prudent accumulator of wealth.” Far less time is devoted to the difficulties of staying the course. What are the techniques that will enable you to stick to your savings goals […]

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Previously we’ve run through how to open an online broker account and how to buy and sell ETFs. Today we’re going to look at purchasing an index tracker fund. Next stop, the world – muhaha! [Editor’s note: I think he meant to write ‘Next step, a globally diversified passive portfolio’. Or at least I hope he […]

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