Jul 20, 2016
Last week we talked about risk and how it relates to the timescale of your investments and the underlying volatility of the portfolio you build. Today I want to clear up, once and for all, some confusion about risk tolerance and risk capacity. This is essential to your investing success, so tune in…
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For novice investors, risk can sound exciting, because they have heard that rewards accompany risky investments. For those in later life, perhaps with some investing miles under their tyres, risk is something to be wary of, if not avoided entirely. There are two major factors you need to consider when thinking about the risk you should take with your investments, and that’s what I’m carefully going to go through with you today.
This might be the most important episode in this season, so pay close attention.
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