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Episodes

How to spot a scammer – 5MF013

6/14/2018
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There are still way too many people getting parted from their money by unscrupulous ‘financial adviser' who of course, are nothing of the sort. In this week's Five Minute Friday, I give five tell-tale signs of these crooks, so you can stay safe.  Prefer to listen, rather than watch? Click the player below… Podcast: […]

Duration:00:05:07

BEHAVIOUR – First Principles 9

6/12/2018
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Long-time listeners know that for some time I have been fascinated by the study of behavioural finance, that is, the reason we make the decisions we do around money, and the implications of those decisions. There is no question that our responses to external events as we build wealth over time, has a massive effect […]

Duration:00:32:15

5 tips for basic money management – 5MF012

6/7/2018
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Regular listener LillyOfTheValley emailed and asked for some tips for basic, day-to-day money management. Here are my top five…  Prefer to listen, rather than watch? Click the player below… Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download

Duration:00:04:36

MMP264: The Money Plan, with Warren Shute

6/6/2018
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In this extra podcast this week, I chat with a fellow financial planner who has written a great book which you need to know about. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download The Money Plan, with Warren Shute Warren is an award-winning financial planner, a fellow CFP licensee, and all-round top […]

Duration:00:29:27

COSTS – First Principles 8

6/5/2018
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Costs are a necessary part of investing; I don’t know any way of investing without incurring some costs somewhere along the line. But any pound paid out in costs is a pound not working for you. Today I want to look at the different costs of investing and how to minimise them for your benefit. […]

Duration:00:25:17

Multi-asset…What?! – 5MF011

5/31/2018
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I bang on about multi-asset funds all the time on MeaningfulMoney, but what exactly do I mean, and why are they such a big deal? Prefer to listen, rather than watch? Click the player below… Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download

Duration:00:04:35

GROWTH – First Principles 7

5/29/2018
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If you’re going to achieve your own definition of what it means to be wealthy some day, you’re going to need your money to grow. Today I want to talk about growth, what it means and how to achieve it. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download Growth Growth is the […]

Duration:00:28:55

The only three accounts you need – 5MF010

5/24/2018
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Most of us don't need complex financial products. Instead, you can build all the wealth you need with just three kinds of account… Prefer to listen, rather than watch? Click the player below… Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download

Duration:00:06:12

INFLATION – First Principles 6

5/22/2018
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Inflation is one of the unseen forces of personal finance. It’s everywhere and it has a direct impact on your money in more ways than one. Today we’re going to look at inflation and how to keep it in mind as you build wealth for your future. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new […]

Duration:00:27:48

When is the best time…? 5MF009

5/17/2018
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This week, Dean, who has listened to every episode of the show, asks about whether there is a ‘best time' to switch from offsetting your mortgage to investing for the future. Unsurprisingly, there is no best time, but there are factors in any financial decision… Prefer to listen, rather than watch? Click the player below… […]

Duration:00:06:23

RISK – First Principles 5

5/15/2018
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Risk is a subject so inseparably attached to wealth building that I had to include it as one of my first principles. Trouble is, it’s a subject that I have dealt with at some length before, so how will I find something new to say? We’ll see… Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new […]

Duration:00:25:59

Is past performance really no guide to future performance? 5MF008

5/3/2018
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Listener Martin asked about the caveat that you see on every piece of literature to do with investments – Past performance is no guide to future performance. Is that really true? Prefer to listen, rather than watch? Click the player below… Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download

Duration:00:06:18

Compounding – First Principles 4

5/1/2018
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Einstein apparently labelled compound interest ‘the eighth wonder of the world.’ But what is it about this simple mathematical concept that got one of the greatest minds of the twentieth century all shook up? Let’s find out… Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download Compounding That quote by Einstein is in […]

Duration:00:27:46

Why should I pay a financial adviser? 5MF007

4/26/2018
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Listener Fin wrote and asked about the value that financial advisers can add to their clients and their investments. In this Five Minute Friday video, I list four ways that an adviser can add way more value than the fees they charge… Prefer to listen, rather than watch? Click the player below… Podcast: Subscribe in […]

Duration:00:06:22

MMP258: 12 Rules for Money Management, with Rob Moore

4/25/2018
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I get asked by a LOT of people to come onto the show. That’s the price of having a lovely audience like you, which other folks would like to get in front of. But because you’re so lovely, I’m VERY picky about who gets to come on. But today’s guest made the cut… Podcast: Subscribe […]

Duration:00:47:23

Control – First Principles 3

4/24/2018
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In this season we’re looking at the first principles, the fundamentals of good financial management. This week, I want to look at the aspect of managing your money which puts you in the hotseat – CONTROL. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download Control I’ve said many, many times on this […]

Duration:00:23:32

Understanding Investment Returns

4/19/2018
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Listener Dan asked me about how to understand the returns quoted by funds on websites, platforms and factsheets. What is yield? And what's with accumulation and income units? I explain everything in this Five Minute Friday video. Prefer to listen, rather than watch? Click the player below… Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new […]

Duration:00:06:46

Defining Wealth – First Principles 2

4/17/2018
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We’re going back to first principles, looking deep into the fundamentals of personal finance success. And if we're going to do that, then we’d better start by defining what personal finance success actually is. Not an easy task, but I’ve never yet shied away from a challenge on this show! Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | […]

Duration:00:23:49

5MF005: Small Changes, Big Results!

4/12/2018
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Making small increments regularly to your savings rate can mean massive benefits further down the line. In this 5MF video I give you some numbers to illustrate the point… Prefer to listen, rather than watch? Click the player below… Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download

Duration:00:06:37

PF1: Personal Finance First Principles

4/10/2018
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Coming up with an idea for a new season feels like quite a big deal. After all, I’m going to be stuck writing about this subject for a few weeks and you’re going to be stuck listening to it! It has to be deep enough to warrant the time spent on it, practical enough so […]

Duration:00:23:36