Welcome to our blog, Finding True Wealth. Being "wealthy" means different things to different people. For some it can refer to their money and assets but for others it may mean financial freedom and having the means to fulfil life goals etc. Here we'll include articles to help you on your way to find your "True Wealth".
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Despite playing a pivotal role in keeping businesses running as they switched to remote working during the pandemic, Zoom has ordered its staff back to the office. Yet, research suggests both employees and employers are keen to embrace a more flexible approach to work. The video communications company has told staff who live within 50 […]
New research suggests more people will be living with a major illness in the future and it could place pressure on health services. It may also have implications for household finances over the long term. A report from the Health Foundation’s REAL Centre suggests 9.1 million people will be living with a major illness by 2040 – […]
It can be difficult not to let your emotions influence the decisions you make. When investing, emotional decision-making could be harming your portfolio’s performance and your ability to reach your goals. While you try to make investment decisions based on logic and facts, it can be easy for emotions, from fear to excitement, to play […]
Figures suggest the average cost of a care home is on the rise. While it can be difficult to consider, some people will need care in their later years and making it part of your long-term plan could provide greater security. Of course, you hope you can enjoy your later years in good health and […]
Visiting the supermarket to pick up a few items or do your weekly shopping is so common it can be difficult to imagine life without this convenience. Yet, it wasn’t too long ago that the first supermarket was opening its doors in the UK. And looking back offers an interesting insight into how money and […]
Huge leaps in medical advancements mean we’re living longer. Yet, poor health can present challenges in later years. According to a longevity expert, there are steps you can take that could improve your quality of life. Government statistics show that since the 1920s the average life expectancy has increased by around 20 years. In fact, the Office […]
Investing in property is often seen as a savvy way to boost your long-term wealth. But, if you’re thinking about becoming a landlord, there are three taxes you need to factor into your plans to avoid an unforeseen bill. Property prices have steadily increased in recent decades, so it’s not surprising that people are considering […]
Spending too much money in retirement is a common fear. Yet, some retirees struggle with the opposite challenge – they spend too little. Read on to find out why and what you can do if you’re too frugal in retirement. Underspending once you give up work may be more common than you think. It’s easy […]
When you think about investing, it’s probably the actions you take that come to mind. That could be researching a fund or actively investing in a company by purchasing shares. However, the steps you don’t take are just as important for your portfolio to be successful. That may sound strange, but not acting on impulses […]
When you’re saving for long-term goals, choosing the right place to put your money is crucial. It could mean you have far more financial freedom later in life. If you’re thinking about retirement or your later years, you have multiple options, including pensions and ISAs. While ISAs are more accessible, read on to find out […]