Are you an investment collector?
Have you accumulated a number of different investments and pensions, but there's no clear strategy and you're not really sure what they are doing for you? How will they help you live the life that you want? Perhaps you have an Emerging Markets fund here, a US fund or some gold over there, perhaps an investment your employer chose for you twenty years ago? You may have become an investment collector! In this video I touch on the importance of having a clear investment strategy/philosophy that you really believe in.
When is the right time to invest?
When is the right time to invest? In this video I explore this question that I am often asked. Crystal ball at the ready! 🔮
Welcome to Best Life Financial Planning
The Financial Planning Process
What is involved in the financial planning process? From when you first contact us at Best Life Financial Planning to working together on an ongoing basis.
Financial Forecasting (Cashflow Modelling)
The Slippery Slope Fallacy and the Illusion of Control Bias
Two things that cause investors to make mistakes: 1.) The Slippery Slope Fallacy 2.) The Illusion of Control Bias It is often the behaviour of the investor that gets them into trouble. Being aware of your biases can help you make better investment decisions. A caring Financial Planner will keep you on track and stop you from making the big financial mistakes.
Factfulness – Hans Rosling
Factfulness: The stress-reducing habit of only carrying opinions for which you have strong supporting facts.
Ready Steady Retire – Justin King and Martin Bamford
A meaningful retirement is worth planning for, but it doesn't happen by accident. Ready, Steady, Retire!
The Behaviour Gap – Carl Richards
It's not that we're dumb. We're wired to avoid pain and pursue pleasure and security. It feels right to sell when everyone around us is scared and buy when everyone feels great.
The New Retirementality – Mitch Anthony
With this latest edition of The New Retirementality, readers will quickly discover how to achieve the freedom to pursue their retirement goals.
Your life is not about making money,
your money is about making a life