Children. Teachers and Savings

The easy way for expatriate teachers to save and invest

If you’re serious about saving while teaching in Asia, you’ll need to ditch the low interest bank savings accounts and embrace alternative investment options. If that sounds scary, there is a stress-free way to do it. We explain unit cost averaging and how Infinity can help you make the right investment decisions.   Investing for…

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Accountability counts: How a financial adviser can help you achieve your financial goals 

If you struggle with saving and investing for retirement, a financial adviser could be the missing link to help you achieve your financial goals. Science proves that accountability makes a huge difference to goal achievement. Is it time to work with an adviser who will hold you accountable for your financial decisions?    The challenge…

Money Myths Busted

Money myths busted: We debunk ten common financial planning misconceptions

The financial planning world is awash with misconceptions that can lead to misguided financial decisions. Our Money Myths Busted series aims to help expatriates in Asia navigate the complex task of managing their finances by debunking the most common myths.   The ten most common financial planning myths Infinity has been giving financial planning advice…

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UK 2023 Autumn Statement – Quick Bulletin

In the Autumn Statement, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Jeremy Hunt, updates the Commons on the economy. Often this update leads to announcements of major spending decisions and tax changes. This year was no exception with the Chancellor promising 110 ‘measures’.   Chancellor of the Exchequer, the Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP, delivered his Autumn Statement on…

Retirement planning and the U-shaped retirement curve: building financial resilience throughout your life

Have you considered how your spending might change over the course of your retirement? Typically, retirement follows a U-shaped spending curve, but many people don’t tend to plan for this. We explain the concept and the importance of financial planning to ensure financial resilience later in life.    Retirement planning for financial resilience in later…

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Retirement planning: it’s a marathon, not a sprint

Retirement planning is a marathon, not a sprint. Building sufficient wealth to ensure a comfortable retirement requires meticulous preparation, thoughtful decision-making, and a long-term perspective. Here’s how expats in Asia can harness the marathon mindset to execute a comprehensive retirement plan. The importance of retirement planning The best time to start your retirement planning was…