April 8, 2019

Get Back on Track with your Finances

We’ve all had unexpected financial occurrences throughout our lives that either throw us off our savings goals, or cause us to change plans and cut back; especially at times when we could really do with that vacation, a night out, or changing out that old phone. Whether it’s a large unexpected expense, a job loss, or a significant decline on your investments, everyone faces financial setbacks. In times like these saving money may be the last thing on your mind. […]
April 5, 2019

Mutual Funds Explained: Diversification

We have all heard of the term ‘Don’t put all your eggs in one basket’ and generally, this saying can be applied to many situations. In investing, it is no different.    In fact, not putting all your eggs in one basket, also known as diversification, is the best strategy to reduce the total amount of risk any individual is exposed to.   As an investor holds multiple assets, often across multiple categories, the investment risk is minimized by removing […]
March 8, 2019

International Women’s Day 2019

International Women’s Day is celebrated every year on March 8th. It continues to be a vehicle geared towards positive change. It is a global day that highlights and encourages the celebration of the social, economic, political and cultural achievements of women across the globe while also striving to promote gender balance everywhere.   A balanced world is a better world. It is said, that gender balance is an essential tool in the development and prosperity of economies and communities. The […]
February 11, 2019

10 Ways to Love yourself this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day 2019 Set Financial and personal goals  These goals should always be (SMART) Specific Measurable Attainable Realistic and Timely. Saving Start a savings fund to help achieve your financial goals. Start small and increase as you go along. A little today, can go a long way. Create a budget and stick to it. Careful budgeting can improve your financial situation and prevent you from overspending. It’s an Emergency! Unforeseen circumstances can arise at any time. It can be in the […]