80-odd years of happy

60 Residents of Diana Isaac Retirement Village in Christchurch, New Zealand wanted to prove to their grandkids just exactly what they’re made of. To the tune of “Happy” by Al Pharrel Williams [turn your speakers up]. Hint: Make sure you watch right to the very end….

Holding cash in your portfolio can be a strategic move

Despite calling cash the ‘worst investment you can have’, Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett has sat on billions of dollars worth of non-interest bearing bank deposits. Meanwhile, Baupost’s Seth Klarman recently called cash ‘the ultimate contrarian investment’. These cash hoarders are joined by many a man on the street. The average cash weighting in Australia’s self…

10 things rich people know

People don’t become wealthy by accident, here’s how they do it –  By Jocelyn Black Hodes As a financial adviser, I have occasionally found myself feeling envious of certain clients. Not because of their wealth — but because they were disciplined and determined enough to do all the right things that enabled them to accumulate…