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Putting the power of the Eight Wonder of the World to work for you!

By Frank Conway “Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it … he who doesn’t … pays it.” – Albert Einstein OK, just be warned, despite the quotation from Mr. Einstein, this is…

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In a savings desert, where can your money grow

The desert arrives! The landscape for savers these days resembles an encroaching desert with fewer and fewer options for growth. Low returns and high taxes are demolishing potential earnings. But all is not lost. For those lucky enough to have…

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Why passive management is winning investment cash

During the month of October, Vanguard Group pulled in US$196 billion of new investor cash.   Vanguard is the largest provider of index-tracking investment products and its October figures represents a rise of $33 billion from a year earlier. The…

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