Tagged: risk

Investing is personal

How would you invest if you were 60 and had an investment portfolio of $5 million? And let’s say you enjoyed a lifestyle that costed, say, $100,000 per year, and didn’t have any desire...

The gift of fear

(To a large extent, this blog is oriented towards money. But when I talk about “wealth” and “risk” it’s important to think in much broader terms. Wealth is not just about money. And managing...

When taking too little risk is risky

People sometimes tell me that they don’t want to take any risks with their investments. I have to tell them that all investments have risks. Even those supposedly “safe” investments like putting money into...

Kids and careers

This article springboards off a powerful (and forceful) article which states: “You. can. not. afford. to. be. a. stay-at-home mum.” My message isn’t quite as drastic as that, but when you have young children, there are career risks that need to be managed and opportunities that can be pursued.