You may have noticed in the news the failure of Silicon Valley Bank, in America. We wanted to share our thoughts explaining what happened recently and what we think the implications and fallout are going to be in the coming weeks.
Due to an HMRC extension, you currently have an opportunity to pay any gaps in your National Insurance Contribution (NIC) record as far back as 2006. This opportunity will END on 5 April 2023, and after that, you will only be able to go back six years.
Monthly figures are a distraction from your long-term goals, we’ll help you avoid the noise.
Investing in the Great Companies of the World has produced life-changing returns for the disciplined and patient investor.
The number one enemy of the long-term investor is the financial dragon called inflation (the silent but steady increase of prices over time).
The only sane definition of money is purchasing power, and over the last 30 years, inflation in the UK has almost halved the value of your money.
But an investment in the UK share market has consistently provided protection from this enemy.
The media is not a friend of the disciplined and patient investor. Whether it’s on TV, Print or Online, the media prefers to focus on short-term returns, market predictions, and negative news. Which is not suitable for a long-term investor.
Below are the stories, podcasts, and images which we wanted to share with you this month, which are uplifting, interesting and informative.
These links below will take you to articles on other websites.
Here is this month’s selection of positive news stories not related to investing.
Here are some articles you may find interesting this month.