The AIB IPO was never about value. It was always about risk.

The AIB IPO was never about value. It was always about risk.

Did you consider buying AIB shares? Today I’m going to share with you the two most important questions you need to ask when weighing up an investment decision, and neither one of them is ‘What’s the return?’.

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Death and Taxes, or Taxes on Death?

Death and Taxes, or Taxes on Death?

Happy Father’s Day to all you dads out there. This week we’re discussing looking after your children and being a little smarter with your money. Drop me an email if you would like to know more.

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Adviser or salesperson?

Adviser or salesperson?

Today I’m going to tell you an all-too-familiar story that proves that the adage caveat emptor – buyer beware – applies to financial products as much as to physical goods.

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The kick up the backside I needed

The kick up the backside I needed

Last week my mother and I went to London to visit my dying Godfather. Seeing Uncle Tom lying in his hospital bed, so frail and vulnerable, made me think about my own life, and death. None of us know the day or the hour, so what can we do now to make sure we don’t leave our dependents floundering when the inevitable happens?

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