I have fielded a few comments and emails recently accusing Monevator of inconsistency. Actually “accused” is too strong a word to ascribe to our well-mannered audience. Let’s say “querying” instead. And I can see where they are coming from. There are many publications and investing experts who talk in absolutes about investing. What you must […]

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Many investors spend a lot of time worrying about their asset allocation. What’s the magic percentage that I should put into the UK market versus the US versus Emerging Markets? Sadly, there is no magic percentage and no perfect answers to such questions. There’s only roughly right guidance that exploits the wisdom of the market. I’ve always wanted an […]

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A rare political rant today, which you are of course free to ignore. Alternatively please do have your say (politely, constructively) in the comments. My hope is that by keeping politics restricted to these occasional blood-letting rambles, we can hopefully keep the rest of the site and article comments relatively ideology-free. Last time we faced […]

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