Category: The Problem

Risk Tolerance

Risk Tolerance

Today’s post is about Risk Tolerance. How can we as Private Investors work out objectively what our risk tolerance is?

The Banker and the Fisherman

The Banker and the Fisherman

Today’s post is about the parable of the banker and the fisherman. The banker and the fisherman I’m sure many of you will have come across this story before. This is...

how much is enough

How Much is Enough? (Revisited)

My first reaction when I picked up the Metro free paper last week was that we must have imported another American holiday while I wasn’t looking. I knew it wasn’t...

Deal size

Deal Size

Now that we know what the pattern of contributions over time looks like for our 7C investors, we need to decide on a deal size in order to work out how...

Pension contributions

Contribution patterns

Now that we have calculated how much each of our example investors must contribute over their lifetimes, we need to decide when those contributions should be made – what are...