Are you giving your kids or teenagers a financial literacy class or do you expect the schools to take care of that objective? Maybe you need a financial education class as a parent… financial literacy education in schools is very limited and how to grow your money is definitely not part of the educational system. […]

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Some time ago I read an article on the Belgian investors’ website Beleggersgids about Speculating versus Investing. As a result I read the discussion on the website Investopedia what other people think about it. Let’s reflect on the difference between three types of investing : Speculating, Investing and Trading. According to me, all three types […]

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On the 18th of August I read on the website UitinVlaanderen that the investment club Bull’s Eye Society hosted an event for the occasion of its 10th  birthday. The club invited Sven Sterckx, chairman of the Belgian League for Investors (VFB) to talk about “Saving and Investing your money”. As I was available that evening, I […]

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On friday 26th of May, an article in the financial newspaper De TIJD caught my interest. It had the title “Flemish student scores well in financial literacy”. As one of my goals of this blog is to teach everyone about personal finance, I was interested to read about the financial literacy and conclusions from this […]

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you don’t know the following 5 key insights about investing money in the stock market When you ask an investor what is the most important element of your portfolio, 95% will give you the WRONG answer. Most investors assume still that capital gains deliver the biggest return longterm. But in reality it is not capital […]

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