Lifestyle


From Life at Home to Life on a Tightrope

As the hard lockdown begins to soften a bit, we peer into an uncertain future and ponder what will happen next. Many of us crave guidance to help us along the road ahead. Scenario planner Clem Sunter thinks we’re about to walk a tightrope, a very wobbly tightrope on which we need to remain upright at all costs. Sunter shares four scenarios about what life will be like as we lift Covid-19 lockdown.

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Finding Your Lodestar

What’s the best advice you have ever had? Maybe you look no further than enduring truths like, “A penny saved is a penny earned” or “A stitch in time saves nine”. Whatever the case, we came across
a list of nine pieces of advice from which to draw if you are still looking for your lodestar in life or if you feel you need some new inspiration.

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Seeing Red on Black Friday

People out there are about to go crazy. Black Friday is upon us and they’re about to unleash the inner shopping cravings they have been suppressing all year. But, as they say, buyer beware. We came across a study by behavioural economists and thought you would find useful their top traps on Black Friday.

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Are you an eater or a waiter?

It seems so clear cut. The best chance you have to achieve your investment goals is to save regularly over the long term. So why do so many people fail to follow this logic? It requires delayed gratification, not something the world we live in subscribes to. In this light, we wanted to share some insights from Nic Andrew, Head of Nedgroup Investments.

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