Thought Leadership

Ethical Influencers

Financial salespersons have a bad name. They prey on the vulnerable and operate on the fringes of integrity. The horror…

Investing

In the minds of many consumers there is decidedly no difference between investing in the stock markets and gambling –…

Limitations

Limitations are restrictions and restraints; obstacles and obstructions; barriers and blocks – all negative connotations. The negativity is unfortunate because…

Irrational Decisions

It happens all of the time. Consumers run up credit card debt at 18% and leave big balances in current…

Insurance – Stuck in the Mud

Insurance is an arrangement where a third party undertakes to provide a guarantee of compensation for specified losses due to…

Brexit Revisited

In a referendum on 23 June 2016 the United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland chose to leave the…

MMPI Investment Report

The essence of the MMPI Escalator Series of investments is to provide very reasonable capital security in the first instance…

Tracker Mortgages

The Irish Financial Services Regulatory Authority (aka Central Bank of Ireland) ran an advertising campaign c2007 in an effort to…

The Gig Economy

The so-called gig economy is all about flexible, temporary jobs and the use of freelancers rather than full-time employees. Some…

Significance

Modern life bombards us with data, news, statistics and much more in an un-nerving deluge through seemingly never-ending channels of…

Monetary Madness

Although MMPI tries really hard to simplify financial jargon, sometimes the giraffe in the room is completely overlooked! Economists talk…

Fake Money

There was a time when fake money was considered only counterfeit but a certain foreign gentleman has re-introduced the “fake”…