Our blog covers a wide range of personal finance and wealth management topics. Useful and informative content that is easy to digest.
4th January 2015
This is probably the most frequently asked question when it comes to offshore companies. The answer is very simple: There is no perfect, one-size-fits-all offshore company location.
28th December 2014
Large banks now have sizeable departments focusing solely on Islamic financial services and some universities have started to offer courses and entire programs in Islamic finance.
18th December 2014
Perhaps this time you feel like it would be nice to spend a little less and have more money left for something more meaningful – something that will not be forgotten by the middle of January.
17th December 2014
The percentage of people who regularly plan and record their spending is surprisingly low. The following are 14 common misconceptions about budgeting which may hold you back.
11th December 2014
Both WTI and Brent are currently trading at their lowest since 2009. This is likely due to continued weakness in some of the major economies. But how does the fall in oil prices affect Europe?
8th December 2014
Christmas is supposed to be the time of peace, getting together and taking a step back from the daily stress. For many of us, the last days and weeks before Christmas are a complete opposite.
3rd December 2014
A trust is a legal agreement, which makes a third party responsible for holding and managing assets for the benefit of "beneficiaries." We look at the importance of setting up a trust.
1st December 2014
If you are a director or a shareholder in a company, you know the importance of planning for various potential outcomes and what-if scenarios, even those which may seem unlikely.
27th November 2014
Your estate is everything you own – your property, bank accounts, investments, life insurance and so on. Everyone has an estate and something in common; you can’t take it with you when you die.
19th November 2014
If you have a dangerous job, you need insurance much more than the average person. That’s because you’re much more likely to get hurt, disabled, or killed at your place of work.
16th November 2014
Gold has reached low pricing levels last seen four years ago, and most analysts agree that they will continue to fall further. Some even predict that the price will drop below $1,000 per ounce.
11th November 2014
Risky sporting activities add spice to life; there's no question about it. Don't forget their main characteristic: risk. Here is what you need to know about dangerous sports insurance.
10th November 2014
Lenders are striving to attract customers to their mortgage products and will continue to over the coming months. For buyers – now really is the best time to take out a mortgage in the UK.
5th November 2014
Are you hesitant to take out a mortgage in the UAE for fear of changing interest rates and prepayment penalties that can double whimsically? Here are tips to get expat-friendly mortgages.
22nd October 2014
A will documents how your assets should be managed and distributed according to your wishes. Here, we take a closer look at estate planning and why you need to consider making a will.
13th October 2014
Single parents tend to face multiple challenges in their daily lives as they are the sole provider of care and emotional support to their children. They may also be the only financial provider.
6th October 2014
With the new college year around the corner, students will be enjoying their first taste of independence over the next few weeks. Here are our financial tips for college students.