Financial Planning 2022

Financial Planning 2022

Why is a Financial Plan so Important? We all have financial goals and objectives, but sometimes fail to document what they are. Without a proper financial plan, it’s difficult to know whether you and your family are on track to secure your financial future. For young...
Personal Financial Planning for Small Business Owners

Personal Financial Planning for Small Business Owners

Small business owners are usually time poor – focusing most of their time and energy on starting, running, and growing their business. Very often they do not have a properly thought-out financial plan for themselves and their dependents. A financial plan is an...
Bubble?

Bubble?

“Is the US Stock Market in a bubble?” – This is a question I’ve had to field a few times recently.  The question is prompted by some traditional valuation metrics and by the recent performance of high flying stocks like Tesla, Amazon, Apple and Google....
Lifestyle Financial Planning – Irish Examiner Article

Lifestyle Financial Planning – Irish Examiner Article

https://www.irishexaminer.com/sponsored/arid-40063235.html We all have financial goals and objectives, but often fail to document or have a strategy about how to achieve them. For young families this may include planning for third-level education costs, ensuring the...
Inflation

Inflation

Many investors today have no experience of dealing with serious inflation. However, those who had mortgages and loans in the 1980s certainly remember the pressure of double-digit interest rates and Irish inflation running close to 20%. Globalisation, demographics, and...
The Cost of Trying To Time the Market

The Cost of Trying To Time the Market

Missing only a few days of strong returns can drastically impact overall performance.     John McWey, Financial Planner, Ardbrack Financial Limited. 021-4773833 / 083-4115277 jmcwey@ardbrack.com   Disclaimer: The content of this article is for general...