Foundations of a healthy retirement are laid early when retirement is still a distant prospect.


Coming in from a day’s sailing I’m often asked “How do you do it”, particularly if it has been a rough day. I’m the oldest active sailor in the club and whilst I rarely win, I can still be competitive. My answer is always the same: “I’ve been lucky, lucky to have some good genes…

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Beginners Education - What are Stop Losses

What are Stop Losses

OK its probably a bit late for this (maybe not) but I have been emailed asking “How do you set stop losses” (surely a sign that the bottom is close!). So here’s a stop loss overview.   What Are Stop Losses And Who Should Use Them The life of a trader is not what most…

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Sims Ltd ASX SGM


Sims Ltd (SGM) was one of the best performers of the February results season, currently up more than 24% since reporting half-year numbers. SGM is a metals and electronics recycling company that focuses on ferrous and non-ferrous metals recycling (for those who can’t remember their chemistry, ferrous means ‘with iron’), post-consumer electronic goods recycling, and…

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