Mr YFG’s favourite day of the year is April 6th. Not his birthday, nor Christmas, or our wedding anniversary, no – the start of the tax year floats his boat. He even woke up early[…]
I’ve been thinking whether, like Pitbull, it’s time to become Mr. Worldwide. Should I move out of UK Gilts and into International bonds?
The ChooseFI podcast is my morning commute jam. One of their questions at the end is always: what’s your worst financial mistake? It made me think. I’ve made a few cock-ups in my time. Luckily[…]
Just because pension schemes can invest in alternative assets, doesn’t mean they should.
My investing journey. Starting from when I was a young pup in my teenage years through to today. I hope you find it an interesting story
I’ve promised this for a long time. I’ve finally got round to tidying up my investment returns tracking spreadsheet!
Imagine this for a second: You’re in the upstairs bedroom putting your children to bed for the night. The wind is howling, rain lashes the windows. Just as your loved once start to fall asleep[…]
I promised my twitter followers something special: Been doing some number crunching on UK returns – with a very surprising result. Watch this space… — Young FI Guy (@YoungFIGuy) August 16, 2018 So here it[…]
The Work and Pensions committee is launching their pension costs and transparency inquiry (link). According to the committee, they are seeking your views on whether the pensions industry provides sufficient transparency around charges, investment strategy and performance[…]
Asset allocation is the single most important factor in determining the returns of an investment portfolio CFA Society UK We would do well to remember that asset allocation is the most important thing for investors.[…]