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Day 22 BiG 30Day Investing Challenge| Time to invest – just do it! Step 1 Use Neuroscience and Psychology – Investing Hope to Reality  

BiG 30 Day Bucket List Investing Challenge
Welcome to week 3 of the Challenge – where we’ll work through 5 steps to invest. Before you know it you will have just done it! As we saw in Day 16 there’s a lot of psychology behind investing decisions and behaviour. Understanding markets themselves, the impact of herd mentality on a stock rise or fall, but also knowing about …

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Day 19 BiG 30Day Investing Challenge| Who are the best investment gurus?  Part 4| Choose a Guru

BiG 30 Day Bucket List Investing Challenge
After everything we’ve seen in the Challenge about how to choose financial and investment advice you can trust, and the tsunami of investing information and research out in the world of investing, why is it that: only 8% of people make it financially Noel Whittaker ‘Making Money Made Simple’  We’ve shown you some gurus to avoid, how to find them and …

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Day 18 BiG 30Day Investing Challenge| Who are the best investment gurus? Part 3| Rate a Guru

BiG 30 Day Bucket List Investing Challenge
Just doing the Big Challenge you’d know that recent ASIC research found that – of retirement advice from financial advisers 33% was poor, 58% was adequate and 3% was good. This is despite extensive regulation, the many tips and tools available for you to find a good financial adviser. Let alone the wealth of sites that compare, rate and award people and …

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Day 17 BiG 30Day Investing Challenge| Who are the best investment gurus|Part 2 Find a Guru

BiG 30 Day Bucket List Investing Challenge
How do you find the experts, the Who’s Who or the ‘gurus’ – the people or companies who specialise in products or services to bring you success in the fields of: wealth creation business investing property investing, or share market investing? Remember, you’ve already discovered how to find some of the best analysts and commentators and financial planners and advisers around. …

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Day 16 30Day Investing Challenge | Who are the best investment gurus? |Part 1 Avoid some Gurus.

BiG 30 Day Bucket List Investing Challenge
As you search through the finance, business and investing industries for ideas on what to invest in and who can help, you’ll come across many offers too good to be true – you may be tempted to take a look anyway! Clever advertising campaigns and copy writing abound and target the emotion charged – you and your money. It could …

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Day15 30Day Investing Challenge |How to choose a financial adviser… | Part 4 … Gurus

BiG 30 Day Bucket List Investing Challenge
Hello Monday – back to your ‘job’! Would you rather be somewhere else, be doing something different, or be doing more of what you really enjoy doing – like you did on the weekend? Everybody’s looking for something, or even someone! What better way to start your week than getting your money working better for you by finding your investment …

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Day12 30Day Investing Challenge |How to choose a financial adviser and advice you can trust. | Part 4 Less Regulated Advisers – Analysts, Commentators and Gurus

BiG 30 Day Bucket List Investing Challenge
Have you got $1,000, $10,000, $100,000 or more for investing – but don’t know the best way to invest it? Today we take a closer look at how to narrow down your investing options – with a little help from investing experts (perhaps some experts or  ‘gurus’ you follow). Over the past few weeks we’ve shown you how to get …

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Day11 30Day Investing Challenge | “How to choose a financial adviser… Part 3 The Investing Information Tsunami! Media, Books, Magazines, Websites, Blogs, Podcasts, Webinars …”

BiG 30 Day Bucket List Investing Challenge
So far in the Challenge we’ve looked at where you are financially; financial planning; you’ve set some goals (how’s your bucket list going?); seen some common types of investing and strategies and your options for getting advice; and worked out how to choose registered financial advisers. Well done you if you’ve done your reading and are now clearer on your next …

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Day10 30Day Investing Challenge | “How to choose a financial adviser and advice you can trust. It’s all about the faith! Part 2 Rate the Raters! Investing Rating sites, Top 10 …, Best …”

BiG 30 Day Bucket List Investing Challenge
Almost every day it seems there’s a new award, list, Top 10, 50, 100 … or claim that a person, company or organisation is, or has, the best product or service. Especially in the finance and investment industries, you can search to compare, rate or find award winners – wealth managers, financial planners, financial advisers, superfunds, managed funds, mortgage or …

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Day 9 30Day Investing Challenge| How to choose a financial adviser and advice you can trust. It’s all about the faith! Part 1 Financial planners

BiG 30 Day Bucket List Investing Challenge
Recent ASIC studies found that of retirement advice from financial advisers 33% was poor, 58% was adequate and 3% was good. In Day 8 you saw just how many articles, rating, comparison, and “find a” sites there are that analyse a financial advisers’s performance (see Big Directory). Tomorrow we look more closely at them. But even with so many sites and government …

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