Posts in Investments
Not everything that glitters is gold

We are currently quite likely to be asked these questions during our trainings: "Is this a good time to invest at the moment?" Or: "The news are currently full of falling stock prices and the economic crisis - should I really invest in stocks?". Can you relate to these concerns? And also wonder: should I better allocate my funds to other investments, such as gold? The article explains how to manage gold as a possible investment - and what to be aware of.

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Stocks, Kylie Jenner and Snapchat

Kylie Jenner and Snapchat have more to do with stocks than you might have guessed. Investing in stocks is one of the topics that has always been, is and will be interesting. Why? Because stocks are one of the most attractive investments. But how do stocks work? And what is Kylie’s role in this? And how do you find the "right" share?

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Sustainable investing

We were asked via Instagram to write an article on sustainable investing. Sustainability is becoming more and more of an issue, whether it's gardening in the city, organic food or fair trade. Sustainable investing is also becoming increasingly important. What does sustainability or ethics have to do with investing?

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Active women can be passive investors

The first time I heard the word investment strategy, I had not clue what it means. My strategy was to “make money”. But in order to do, you need a investment strategy. A crucial first decision to take is: Do I want to be an active or passive investor? Our article assesses this question, and provides a realistic view on the time required for active investing (also known as stock picking).

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Robo Advisors - Robo what?

A very popular topic currently are Robo Advisor. Since quite a few of our community members don’t fully grasp the concept, we’d like to shed light on it. Robo Advisor are not small robots that sit in front of the computer or phone and provide investment advice to you. However, this image is not 100% far from the truth.

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Girls just want to have funds

Investing can seem like a black box. At least it did to me. For those new to investing, there are several advantages to stashing away money into an ETF - an Exchange Traded Fund: you can set up a monthly ETF saving plan at as low as EUR 25 per month (if you choose to do so via a direct bank and are ready to set up your portfolio online by yourself). 

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