All Posts By: Robert Bell

5 IPOs You Are Glad You Avoided

We’ve looked at IPOs a lot in recent times and seen that there were some incredibly successful ones we wish we had taken part in. With the benefit of hindsight, some of these IPOs were simply licenses to print huge amounts of money as the stock rose and rose and then kept on rising.

However, what about the other ones? That’s right, I am talking about the crushingly disappointing IPOs that you should be glad you avoided? Here are 5 of the most memorably bad IPO failures in recent times.

Financial Planning for Tomorrow While Living for Today

A big problem that many people have when planning for the future is that they let it affect the way they live today.

I am sure that at some point most of us dream ahead to our retirement years or to when we finally pay off our house or achieve whatever other financial goal we have set ourselves.

Why You Should Travel Before You Get Rich

If you aren’t currently rich then you probably plan to be so at some point. You might also be planning to travel in the future too.

It makes sense to wait until you are rich before going travelling. Or does it? What about the reasons for travelling before you get rich? There are a few of these reasons that are worth stopping to think about.

Will Getting Wealthier Make You Healthier?

Have you ever noticed how so many wealthy people live to ripe old ages? John D Rockefeller lived to 97, Henry Ford got to 83 and Andrew Carnegie reached 83. Even the richest fictional characters like Smaug, Carlisle Cullen and Scrooge McDuck tend to be old and healthy.

Could You Handle an RV Retirement?

There are as many different way of living a retired life as there are people in the world. We all have our own hopes and dreams for this stage of our lives and what is right for one person isn’t right for others.