Investing in the Australian Sharemarket

I am a great fan of The Motley Fool, which is a service I subscribe to for advice on investing in the sharemarket. It is easy to read, full of common sense and is a great reference point for new and experienced investors. Below are some great tips they have about investing in the Australian […] Read More

What have I learned in the last 6 weeks?

You can continue to learn a lot in a short amount of time, but in the last 6 weeks I have been reminded of some pretty important lessons I have learned previously.  A couple of these points I have mentioned in my previous blogs. The Richest Man in Babylon This is a financial book by […] Read More

Global Financial Crisis

What happened to the dividend & interest income? According to Wikipedia the 2008 Global Financial Crisis (GFC) was considered by many economists to be the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression. The resulting panic and irrational investor behaviour saw many investors sustain significant losses when they switched out of plunging global equity markets (including […] Read More