Risk

Image by Tumisu on Pixabay.com Yet again, it appears that an issuer of mini bonds has failed, leaving its investors with little or no prospect of recovering their investment.  In this instance it is a firm, Wellesley, whose TV advertisements I had actually seen myself.  I...

Photo credit: M.G.N. - Marcel on VisualHunt / CC BY-NC-ND ‘You take a chance getting up every morning, crossing the street or sticking your face in a fan.’ Police Lt. Frank Drebin, ‘The naked gun’ Many of the people whom we encounter, when asked about their attitude to...

The recent collapse of a firm supposedly offering low risk investments which turned out to be the opposite affords the opportunity to consider some of the warning signs when faced with any apparently attractive investment proposition, particularly as these regularly apply to other schemes which...