The knowledge and tools you need to become a better investor.

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The insider's guide to personal investment success

The insider’s guide to personal investment success

Take control of your investments and get the financial results you deserve.
There is a smart way to look after your money

There is a smart way to look after your money

It's simple. Focus your energies on things you can control such as savings, spending, costs, taxes and sound financial planning.
Learn the industry's best kept secrets

Learn the industry’s best kept secrets

Get the insider's view - a clear path to building your investments and meeting your life goals.
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Investment is not about winning, it’s about not losing

Experienced investors gradually realise that successful investing is not about winning, it’s about not losing. By avoiding mistakes and accepting the returns that the capital markets provide you will give yourself a huge advantage. Successful investing is about developing a process to improve your chances of a good investment experience and avoiding poor investment experiences...

Beware of statistics from financial product distributors

Product distributors stand to make huge amounts of money if they can convince individual investors like us to buy their product. The senior staff’s bonuses and the value of their share options depend upon persuading you to buy their product. Clever use of fund performance statistics is one of their most persuasive tools. Product distributors will...

Be clear about your financial goals

In any discussion about money and how best to make it work for you, you have to decide what you are trying to achieve with the money, and what it is you are trying to do. A good financial guide will help you here. The best way to start is to ask yourself a series...