All tagged behavioural finance
If there’s one thing you can be sure of, it’s that the financial world will regularly pop up in the news. Sadly, it’s all too often for all of the wrong reasons and remind us why a lot of the public view those of us working in the financial industry with a degree of distrust.
Want to know a saying that has always stayed with me? “There’s more than one way to skin a cat”.
Horrific mental image aside, the phrase speaks to me as a reminder that each and every one of us has their own way of doing things.
When it comes to planning for a retirement, the choice between a pension or property investment has persisted in the UK for such a long time. Such conversations are littered with sentiments, emotions and ultimately behavioural biases.
What if we let the numbers do the talking and thinking, I wonder where we would end up.