benefits of budgeting

The Benefits Of Budgeting

All financial planning starts with budgeting. A budget is a roadmap for your finances. Just as you would find it very difficult to travel across an unknown city without a map, you will have trouble managing your finances without a budget. A budget is a list of all your household…

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Financial Planning Brings Dream To Reality

Financial Planning Brings Dreams To Reality

On 13th October 2019 twelve non-professional teams made up of many different nationalities took part in a five-a-side football tournament in Vietnam’s biggest networking football event which took place in Ho Chi Minh City. The fun and entertaining competition was organised by WeSport, a Ho Chi Minh-based sports platform which…

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So You Think You Can Time The Markets…?

So You Think You Can Time The Markets?

While having a wander around the web, I found a really neat interactive game. It lets you try your hand at choosing when to buy and sell stocks over a ten year period based on news headlines which flash up underneath the graph and compares your performance to that of…

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Millennials And Impact Investing

Millennials And Impact Investing

While there is a long tradition of the wealthy giving their money away to make life better for the less fortunate – perhaps most famously Bill Gates, who has given away an estimated $28billion to his foundation which is dedicated to improving education and helping people to lift themselves out…

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Offshore bank account

Need Offshore Bank Accounts? Infinity Can Help!

While in general I am all for the increasingly stringent regulations and compliance requirements which have been introduced in the financial services sector in recent years, I do acknowledge that it has made it difficult for many expats living abroad to open offshore bank accounts. The term offshore can conjure…

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Are You An Impulsive Buyer?

Are You An Impulsive Buyer?

We’ve all been there. As an impulsive buyer, you’ve been browsing online for a present for a friend and you just can’t resist that gorgeous dress for yourself. Or you’re doing the supermarket shop and that bottle of expensive red wine you love finds its way into your trolley. Supermarkets,…

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Are You Haunted By Financial Fears?

Are You Haunted By Financial Fears?

It’s Halloween, a time for witches, ghosts and ghouls although most of us are way past the stage of finding Halloween scary. If only we could say the same about financial fears. Far too many people are frightened by their finances, spooked by their spending or petrified of their pension.…

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