Two Thirds Of Brits Leave School Unprepared To Manage Their Finances
With schools back for a new term, Matalan wanted to know what core subjects and skills people feel they missed out on in school.Q2 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and moreThe findings of the study show there are key areas of life as an adult that people feel school simply doesn’t prepare them for. While core subjects like English and maths are incredibly important, many people feel there is a need for education on things that have a real-world application.Key findings:67% of people wish money management had been on the curriculum when they were in school, rising to 91% for 16-24 year olds...
An Experts Guide to Money Management During Covid-19
No one could have predicted the pandemicsituation and unfortunately, it didn’t only change our daily lifestyle – but it also dealt a big blow to the economy. Many things are still uncertain, but one thing we must keep in mind: there is no room for panic. Keeping calm and analysing what options are available to you will pay off in the long term, making decisions based on emotions can leave you with bigger problems and sometimes in a lot of debt.Q1 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and moreIt's important to do your best to stay safe, but it's also important to keep thinking ahead. Therefore, ...
Savings In Japan: How To Get Smart With Your Yen
How a more intentional approach to money can dramatically increase your wealth (and make you happier!)Picture this: You’re living in Japan—maybe even far away from your family and friends back home. You have a wonderful life now, a stable partner, a job with the right income, security, and fulfillment. Not to forget: access to every seasonal Starbucks or Tully’s latte you’d ever want. But you wake up the day after and suddenly this is all gone.What are you going to do and will you be able to protect yourself financially? Do you even know how much you spend each month?Now, forgive me if I sound...