Investing

Active vs passive – what’s in a name?

It’s hard to find somebody with an interest in investments who hasn’t been bombarded from all sides with information on the active vs passive debate. Entire rainforests have been destroyed by active fund managers publishing literature to try and combat the growing popularity of passive investing. For those who haven’t been subject to such bombardment, …

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Fees

This is the third post in a series of three on the factors that determine how much we can expect to make from investing. The first post covered how our risk tolerance affects our returns, the second post explored how our time horizon affects our returns, and this post covers how the fees we pay …

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Time

This is the second post in a series of three on the factors that determine how much we can expect to make from investing. The previous post covered how our risk tolerance affects our returns, this post explores how our time horizon affects our returns, and the next post covers how the fees we pay …

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Risk

This is the first post in a series of three on on the factors that determine how much you can expect to make from investing. How your risk tolerance affects your returns is covered in this post, and it’s this, combined with how long you invest for, and how much you pay for your investments, …

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Why should I invest?

No matter how high your income is, we’re all faced with the same four choices of what to do with our hard-earned cash. We can all either save it, spend it, invest it, or donate it. Saving in a bank account is relatively easy, spending is covered in a later post, and I’m not going …

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