8 Headaches

8 Headaches to Avoid When Preparing for a Happy Retirement Ah, retirement! It’s a wonderful time. Except when it isn’t. As with most everything in life, there is a downside to retirement – challenges and irritations that can really take the shine off this phase...

Bad Habits

7 Habits Of Perpetually Broke People There are habits that the perpetually broke people share. The way you handle your money on a daily basis is a big factor in how successful you are in building wealth. If you are careful and budget, you can build real wealth....

YouGov Survey

Expats In The UAE Not Saving Enough For Retirement Most expats in the UAE have no realistic plans for securing a comfortable lifestyle when they retire, according to a survey by Friends Provident International and YouGov. According to the survey, less than...

Nominal Income

What Does Nominal Income Mean in Retirement Planning? If you’re planning for retirement, you need to know if you will have enough money to maintain your lifestyle and cover your necessary health care expenses as long as you shall live. That’s where nominal income...

UK Mortgages

Mortgage Prisoners In The UK The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the UK is growing more concerned about so-called “mortgage prisoners”. These are individuals who took out mortgages prior to the new affordability calculations and due to the change in regulations...

Flights

The weekend is the best time to book a flight, according to new research just out. Data crunched by the Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) and Expedia found that travellers who book over the weekend can save as much as 20% – and up to 36% if they book on a Sunday....