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Fortify financial peace of mind

There are few things worse than lying in bed at night, tossing and turning over financial stress. Lack of sleep only adds to our stress and hinders our overall mental, physical and emotional health! Our money choices are linked [...]

Fortify financial peace of mind 2021-08-02T08:30:57+00:00

A powerful mental trick to master the markets

If someone is selling something, their primary goal is most often to convince you to buy what they’re selling. If you follow financial accounts on social media, your timeline is likely crowded with people touting the next big winning [...]

A powerful mental trick to master the markets 2021-07-26T08:00:24+00:00

How to nurture financially savvy kids

In 1988, financial planner and best-selling author Venita Van Caspel wrote in her bestselling book Financial Dynamics for the 1990s: “Our educational system continues to send forth our young with so little information about financial matters that they are [...]

How to nurture financially savvy kids 2021-07-19T08:30:30+00:00

How does the stock market work?

The fastest way to lose half of your money is not a stock market crash but a divorce, separation or a poor business decision (so it’s a good idea to make sure you’re on the same page with your [...]

How does the stock market work? 2021-07-19T08:00:35+00:00

When the opposite is true

There is a thin veneer over everything. When we are distracted by news streams, overwhelmed by direct messaging and tired from keeping up with the Joneses, it’s easy to create a veneer that allows us to store and process [...]

When the opposite is true 2021-07-12T08:30:16+00:00

Is anchoring holding you back?

One of the challenges of financial planning is its complexity. Not only is it mathematically layered, but it’s also fraught with bias and emotional influence. For most of us, we only scratch the surface of about seven areas of [...]

Is anchoring holding you back? 2021-07-12T08:00:29+00:00

The miracle of Meraki

In every culture and creed, there are traditions and philosophies about how to experience the best that life has in store for us, whilst overcoming trials and tragedies. From mindfulness to healthy eating, from exercise to stress management - [...]

The miracle of Meraki 2021-07-05T16:30:33+00:00

Sandwich generation

The sandwich generation refers to working-age individuals who are in the precarious position of looking after their growing children and caring for elderly parents.  They are effectively "sandwiched" between the responsibilities of caring for their children, who require financial, [...]

Sandwich generation 2021-07-21T08:36:23+00:00

The nourishment of nature

A breath of fresh air, the sun on our faces, bare feet in the sand. Spending time outside can provide many small pleasures, which all leave us feeling revitalised. Whether it’s sipping ice-cold lemonade in our backyard or hiking [...]

The nourishment of nature 2021-06-21T08:30:57+00:00

Crypto can be taxing

One of the early appeals for cryptocurrencies was that they would not be taxed as they are not fiat currencies (yet), in that they are not owned by a country or used for trade inside of geographical tender regulations. [...]

Crypto can be taxing 2021-07-21T08:36:00+00:00
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