More share purchases, and cashing in an ISA

Today started off with more purchases of companies I’ve already taken positions in this week, but with the market continuing to fall I’ve taken advantage of picking up “cheaper” shares.

Is this a good idea? I’m reminded of the phrase “catching a falling knife”. Continue reading “More share purchases, and cashing in an ISA”

Sometimes cash on deposit is the only option

I’ve got a bit of a reputation as an amateur money expert amongst those close to me. This often means I’m asked advice on money matters (I hasten to add that I always make it clear that I don’t mind pointing them in the right direction, but the final decision has to be theirs).

So when a relative asked where they should put a few hundred Pounds a month, I got out the Best Buy tables and got stuck in.

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