The 7 Deadly Sins of Investing

There are a few investing errors that many people make — mistakes that are detrimental to their overall investment strategies. Here are the Deadly Sins of Investing that you should avoid… Not taking your goals into account Make sure that the investments in your account and their risk levels reflect what you are trying to…

A Trump Presidency: Stay True to This Old Adage

American voters have chosen to bring big change to the White House. But resist doing the same with your long-term investments, they will be fine. Many investors worldwide began to sell late Tuesday (November 8th U.S. time) as Donald Trump looked set to win the presidency. Stock markets tanked from Asia to Europe, and a similarly…

2 Investing Biases that Hurt Your Retirement Savings

Being aware of our behavioural biases could mean a significant increase in retirement savings. There are two common biases that can affect how we save for retirement: 1. Present bias – the tendency to put more value in current or short-term decisions than the future 2. Exponential-growth bias (EGB) – the tendency to underestimate and neglect the…

A Quick Guide To Retirement Planning

Many people work their entire lives with one goal in mind – retirement. It’s one of the most important life events that is experienced by most people. From a personal and financial perspective, achieving an easy, well-funded retirement is a lifelong process that requires early planning and commitment to a long-term goal. Once you reach retirement…