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Spending With Purpose

May 14, 2015
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Many years ago I used to hang around with a friend with expensive tastes. Let’s call him ‘John’.

We had both just left university and the world was our oyster. London was exciting, vibrant and full of promise. John wanted to be a trader in the now […]

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Manny versus “Money”

May 5, 2015
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In case it escaped your attention a pretty big boxing match took place over the weekend between two of the greatest fighters of our generation.  The fight was definitely one for the purists. Floyd “Money” Mayweather beat Manny Pacquiao (unofficially “the people’s champion”) over twelve underwhelming rounds […]

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Is Debt a Four-Letter Word?

February 27, 2015
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Debt. For some, this truly is a four-letter word in the nastiest sense.

My mother certainly has never been a fan of debt at all. It took her decades to even consider getting a credit card, and only did so when she was required to use a […]

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Bad With Money

July 23, 2014
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Don’t worry if you’re bad with money. Neuroscientific research indicates that it may not actually be your fault, so suggests a new report from Chase Blueprint. “Born to Spend? How Nature and Nurture Impact Spending and Borrowing Habits” indicates that some people are simply better wired […]

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