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HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Learning to let go of what you can’t control

I recall sitting at my desk at home on Monday, 23rd March, 2020, thinking of Marvin Gaye’s words: ‘What’s going…

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PERSONAL FINANCE

Rates are on the rise – do you remortgage or opt for a product transfer?

It won’t have gone unnoticed that interest rates have been rising pretty fast over the past few months. And it…

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INVESTMENTS

Passive or Blended: Which portfolio is right for me?

Choosing whether you want a Blended Portfolio or a Passive one depends very much on the value you put on…

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FUTURE PLANNING

How to best gift your assets to your loved ones

We often get asked about how to manage gifting assets and more often than not, our advice is to take…

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FUTURE PLANNING

Ever heard of an Essential Plan?

“How do I unlock his phone?” No one plans to get ill. Accidents happen. And if something were to happen,…

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INVESTMENTS

Why diversification is worth the risk

The phrase “don’t put all your eggs into one basket” comes to mind when I think about diversification in an…

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FUTURE PLANNING

Have you thought about protecting yourself?

It’s a legal requirement to insure your car. It’s a legal requirement to insure your home. It is not a…

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INVESTMENTS

Can you explain what compound interest is?

People often say that compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. I just think it’s common sense. In…

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INVESTMENTS

The pros and cons of rebalancing your investment portfolio

Rebalancing is an important tool that we use in our investment process. But what is rebalancing and what does it…

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