Investor Education

April 30, 2018

May is National Investor Education Month

Theme: Invest with Confidence!   A lack of financial preparedness has huge societal costs. Financial Literacy and Investor Education are key life skills for improving individuals’ ability to better manage their money.   In Trinidad and Tobago (T&T), we have recognised that there are portions of the population who are unbanked and who are unaware of all the financial and investment options available.   The Trinidad and Tobago Securities and Exchange Commission (TTSEC), as the regulator for the securities industry […]
April 13, 2018

TIPS to Build Your Nest Egg for Retirement

This Easter, many around the world will be hunting for eggs, gifting eggs, and eating lots of chocolate and candied eggs, but have you given thought to your nest egg for retirement? The sooner you start saving, the more money you will accumulate. Here are four tips to help you grow your nest egg for the years to come. 1. Set Clear Short, Medium and Long-Term Goals An important part of any strategy to save, is to have very clear […]
February 14, 2018

Value your loved ones this Valentine’s

  This Valentine’s day, show your loved ones how much you Value them. Give the gift that can potentially keep on giving. Who needs more flowers, candy and wine? Replace those mediocre gifts with the gift of an investment opportunity. Whether it’s Stocks, Bonds or Mutual Funds, nothing says “I love you” more than investing in your loved ones. Get started today! Consult a registered investment adviser before your invest. Visit www.ttsec.org.tt      Love is in the air… Be […]
January 29, 2018

How to stick to those wise money habits

Some of us always had that intention to save more but never quite got around to planning how it’s all going to get done. Some of us actually start our ‘cutting back on expenses’ drive very admirably, but then eventually fall off the wagon and other things take priority. Often we tend to embark on an action without proper planning or set goals which help to guide and motivate our habits. The reality is, there are going to be obstacles […]