Patient Portfolio Update – April 2018

patient portfolio

Welcome to another insightful edition of the  Patient Portfolio Update (previously the Wealth Building & Income Update). If you saw the post on my buys in April, you’ll know that I’ve joined Team Index.

“A low-cost fund is the most sensible equity investment for the great majority of investors. My mentor, Ben Graham, took this position many years ago, and everything I have seen since convinces me of its truth.” (Warren Buffett to John Bogle, from The Little Book of Common Sense Investing)

Does this mean all the different and exciting components of the Patient Portfolio are now a thing of the past? Continue reading “Patient Portfolio Update – April 2018”

Interview With Martin From

silver coin

A little while back, I spoke on buying bullion as a new hobby of mine. Maybe not great in investment terms, but still a wealth orientated collectable that should increase in value in the long run

Sadly, gold and platinum coins are too expensive to be purchased frivolously. But silver has an entry price suitable for my budget. My first purchase was a Brittania. Next was the Canadian maple leaf and the… erm… Dark Vadar…?


silver coins

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