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5 Essential Housekeeping Tips for Your Investments

It’s important to treat your investments with care and attention – just like your home. Keeping on top of your finances and investments is a process that you’ll need to keep on top of. Now, we’re not saying it’s an insurmountable amount of work! Just that you do need to know about a few jobs…
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Should Ethical Investors Stay Away from Oil and Gas Stocks?

Ethical investing is quickly becoming one of the hottest topics in the investment world. Here at Face to Face Finance, we’ve talked before on our blog about the rise of green bonds, and we’re seeing continued high demand in our sustainable portfolios. One of the big debates amongst ethical investors is whether or not portfolios…
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Meet The UK Investors Beating US Investor Legend Warren Buffett

We were intrigued when we came across research suggesting that some UK fund managers have been out-performing investment legend Warren Buffett. Investment company AJ Bell have undertaken analysis of fund performance and have identified a number of funds that they claim are beating Berkshire Hathaway, the massive investment juggernaut that Buffett helms. So, in this…
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Could You Really Become an ISA Millionaire?

This month here on the Face to Face blog, we’re taking a look at the story of ISA millionaires, often repeated in the media – particularly around the April ISA deadline! In this article, we’re going to investigate this phenomenon, digging in to whether it’s possible to be an ISA millionaire – and whether or…
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Investing Animal Metaphors You Need To Know

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We’ve got something a little bit different for you this week. You might think it sounds like we’ve gone a bit mad in a zoo, but we promise there’s some financial insights in here. You’ll definitely all have heard of at least some animal metaphors in the finance industry. There’s plenty to choose from, like…
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The “Pandemic Economy”: One Year On

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At this point, it sounds a little obvious to say that the pandemic has drastically reshaped the economy. We all know that Covid-19 has impacted the economy massively, globally, and in ways that nobody could have anticipated even 18 months ago. But, while we all know that the economy has been affected, it’s worth digging…

Webinar | PIPSI – 5 Steps to Planning Your Finances

We’re always keen to educate people when it comes to finances. Recently, Emma and Ralph hosted a free webinar for the Norfolk Chambers of Commerce and we would love to share it with you. This webinar was all about planning your finances using PIPSI. Emma and Ralph walk you through the process which will help…
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The FCA Bans Bitcoin Derivatives: All the Details You Should Know

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So, it’s official – effective from 6th January 2021, the FCA has banned the sale of all cryptocurrency derivatives (including exchange traded notes, known as ETNs) to retail consumers in the UK. It’s been discussed for a while, and the FCA have now stepped in. In this article, we’ll be going over why these extremely…