GITEX in Dubai

I was very pleased to act as Master of Ceremonies at a very important meeting today between His Excellency Mr Marat Korovaev (Head of ICT Export) at the Russian Export Centre, and Mr Ammar Al Malik (Managing Director of Dubai Internet City and also Dubai Outsource...

Time Served

I have just received a Certificate showing that for the last 25 consecutive years, I have been in the top 5% of ALL Financial Advisers in the world. If you know anyone who needs to use someone like this, please contact me. Thanks! GREG POGONOWSKI...

Retired Broke?

60 Years Old and No Retirement Savings? What to Do If You Retire Broke Proper planning is essential to create lasting financial security in retirement. Unfortunately, many people are at risk of ending up 65 years old and with no retirement savings in sight. According...

51 Per Cent

51% of UAE residents do not have life insurance: Survey Result More than half of the UAE residents do not have Life Insurance coverage and only 24% are covered against critical/serious illness as many of them (incorrectly) found it too expensive, reveals a new survey....

Want to be Rich sooner?

Six Must-Do Practices to be a Millionaire at a Young(er) Age You don’t have to be the next Mark Zuckerberg (by “stealing” someone else’s idea) or CEO of Apple (and use IBM “discarded” technology) to reach millionaire status. In fact, I see the “millionaire next door”...

Have YOU left it too late?

Way Behind on Retirement Saving? Here’s How to Catch Up No one wants to wake up one day and feel like the years have passed them by. But you know what’s even worse? Waking up and realising that you’ve fallen too far behind with your retirement planning....

5 Goals for Millennials

Build an Emergency Fund One of the first things you should be saving for is an emergency fund. An emergency fund is an “insurance policy” for your finances and makes it easier to stick to your budget and not go in debt. For example, you would use your emergency fund...

Back to School

The cost of putting one Child through education from pre-school through to university could reach almost AED1m ($272,241) for families in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), research from Zurich (Middle East) shows. The exact figure, AED938,599, is based on the total cost...