Around the globe each day, we see noticeable changes in the financial climate. Many people are struggling financially. Not just those on lower incomes but middle earners too. Maybe they are facing uncertainty at work, difficulties in keeping up with mortgage payments, rent, bills, their children's education and no matter how frugally they live their costs keep spiralling It can often feel … [Read more...] about How Good is Your Financial Fitness?
You might be surprised to discover that fewer women invest than men do. Yet women live longer and earn less than men earn. When that is combined with not investing adequately, it results in a toxic financial situation as women age. Thinktank ‘Britainthinks’ recently conducted a focus group with 12 successful women to try to understand why so many women don’t invest. It makes interesting … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons Women Don’t Invest and Why They Should
Investing can be a rather intimidating idea, especially for women. Women think that in order to invest you have to be rich, which is not true. Women also think that investing is too risky, which is also not true. While some investing is very risky, other investing has very little risk. You can invest where you feel comfortable. Women also think that they purchased a home so they’ve … [Read more...] about 4 Investing Myths Debunked