The most common investment mistakes – and how to avoid them

The most common investment mistakes – and how to avoid them

Most investors make a lot of mistakes over their lifetime of investing. The following are some of the more common mistakes, as well as handy tips on how to avoid them. Taking too much risk – period. This is a very common mistake and goes against the basic logic of...
Downside protection – and why you need it?

Downside protection – and why you need it?

Most investments perform well when economic conditions are favourable. What investors need most, in order to balance their portfolio, is an investment that has the ability to perform well in bad times, i.e. when economic conditions deteriorate and the share market is...