How To Invest

How To Invest

The question of how to invest is an important one, never more so than in a time of stock market turbulence. 2018 has seen one of the US stock market’s worst ever days, followed by a six day rally, but all adding up to a resurgence in volatility. So, how to invest (and...
What Are Binary Options?

What Are Binary Options?

The UK financial watchdog recently warned that hundreds of thousands of pounds are lost every year to investment scams. Last month I blogged about How To Spot A Scam. This month I want to concentrate on a growing segment of this ‘market’, binary option scams. So, what...
How To Spot A Scam

How To Spot A Scam

The golden age of the internet has given us ease of connectivity and instant online payments. No wonder it’s also the golden age of the scammer. Here are a few tips on how to spot a scam … You are promised investment returns that are too good to be true. You are asked...
2017 : The Year In Numbers

2017 : The Year In Numbers

1,700% … the bubble-like rise in Bitcoin so far in 2017. €50,000,000,000 … the cost to the UK of Brexit (and that’s only the divorce bill). 500,000 … people at Trump’s inauguration in January, or was it 1 million, or maybe 5 million? €222,000,000 … PSG paid Barcelona...
Probate In Ireland

Probate In Ireland

It’s not a subject we like to dwell on but it is important to know what happens to our money after we die. Knowing the processes involved (and how long they take) is a great motivation to structure our finances in a way that makes it as easy as possible for our...