Thinking Ahead – Look for alternatives

| February 24, 2017

I’m not saying Finance Advisers are fake or con artists but I have doubts that they can offer value to small investors who do not have large lump sums of money to invest, those average wage earners who can only spare a little each pay

Thinking Ahead – Retirement Worries?

| February 12, 2017

For many of us, retirement probably feels a long way off – too far to think about today. Unfortunately we have memories of our Grandparents spending time with the Grand kids and travelling, and assume that we’ll retire the same way. Sorry to burst your bubble but that’s highly unlikely. In 1938, Michael Joseph Savage, […]

P2P Lending (7) Is it right morally?

| December 26, 2016

Yes! You see you’re sucked in, just like everyone else. Fooled by the magic of compounding interest. I nearly was too!

P2P Lending (6) Free extra investments

| December 5, 2016

You’re sort of earning compound interest on your compound interest! . . . Personally I believe P2P lending will see the death of the big banking system and frankly no great loss!

P2P Lending as an investment for beginners

| September 7, 2016

I found several sites that managed P2P Funding. Most wanted over $1,000 to start but to my surprise I found one here, right on my doorstep in little ol’ New Zealand that ticked all my boxes: