A lot of articles are currently being written on individuals who have miraculously become ISA millionaires. However, its easier than you might think.
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With a new ISA season about to begin, you should be looking to invest your new ISA allowance. However, should you invest it all at once? Maybe, maybe not…
How can I maximise my allowance? Allow moneystepper to walk you through the steps of everything you need to know to maximise your annual ISA contributions.
“The FTSE 100 hits 14 year high!” Nope! When we look at the inflation adjusted FTSE 100 graph, we see the FTSE 100 is 26% below its 1999 high in real terms.
What should I invest in? Should I invest in the stock market, invest in property or leave my funds in cash? We compare property vs shares vs cash.
Beware of Risky Investment Products If you’re thinking about investing your money, you really need to be careful these days and beware of risky investment products by reading financial blogs. While some of the ultra rich have recovered from the recession of 2008 (that they helped cause) a lot of “normal” people are still struggling… Read more
FTSE 100 Diversification – Buying big The FTSE 100 is weighted by market capitalization. Because of this, the largest companies have a significant impact on the overall performance of the FTSE 100. In fact, the 10 largest companies in the FTSE 100 make up 43.4% of the index. Therefore, you may think that owning these… Read more
10 year government bonds vs FTSE 100 Since the FTSE 100 index began in early 1984, the overall performance has not been greatly different to the performance of the “risk-free” 10 year government notes. However, given today’s very low interest rates, returns on government notes should lag the market over the next 10 years. … Read more