In my opinion

The economist who wants no taxes on people or businesses

He’s the most famous economist you’ve never heard of. His book was a best seller for nearly 50 years. And, even though he’s American, his ideas caused a constitutional crisis in the UK. The reason you haven’t heard of him is that this all happened a long time ago. In an age where opinion is […]

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‘Unshakeable’ Lessons From Tony Robbins – Home Bias

We’re continuing our series on the biggest mistakes investors make as defined by Tony Robbins in his latest book Unshakeable. The point that the gentle giant is making is that we all tend to invest too big a portion of our portfolio in our local, domestic market. This has long been one of my biggest […]

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Can I pay monthly for that?

If they hadn’t been cremated, my parents would be turning in their graves. Their approach to domestic budgeting was distinctly Old School. A system of jam jars and Wills Tobacco tins labelled ‘Christmas’, ‘Holidays’ or ‘Clothes’. Each item carefully saved up for over however many months it took, then paid for with cash in one […]

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‘Unshakeable’ Lessons From Tony Robbins – Greed and BIG Bets

If you’re a regular Elite Investor TV viewer, I’m sure you won’t fall into the vast majority of people who answered ‘fifty per cent’. Because the real answer is of course, a hundred per cent. If you start off with a hundred thousand, and the fund goes down by fifty per cent, you now have […]

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More pain for Buy To Let landlords

The ghost of George Osborne, it seems, still walks the corridors of power. Some time around 2014 it became a crime to be a private landlord in the United Kingdom. They’ve stopped short of sending us to the guillotine, so far, but the direction of travel suggests that all two million of us could be […]

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‘Unshakeable’ Lessons From Tony Robbins – Overconfidence

Welcome back to our series on lessons from Tony Robbins new book Unshakeable. To help you deal with one of the biggest mistakes investors make, I need to ask a question that doesn’t usually crop up on Elite Investor TV – how good are you in bed? I guess that got your attention better than […]

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