Tim Bennett looks at some of the key principles used by one of the world’s most successful investors, and explains how you can apply them to your own investments.
Tim Bennett explains what defensive stocks are, where to find them and how they can help your investments.
Tim Bennett explains how to get rich without really trying, via the magic of compound interest – one of investing’s most vital concepts.
Tim Bennett explains why the ‘capital asset pricing model’ (CAPM) – a key tool used to help analysts value shares – doesn’t work.
Tim Bennett explains what a share market index is. He details some of the differences between international indexes, specifically the Dow Jones and FTSE 100 indexes.
Tim Bennett looks at the deceptively simple concept of ‘averages’ and the three ways in which they can mislead investors.
Tim Bennett explains technical analysis – also known as charting – what it is, how it’s used, and the key things investors aim to get out of it.
With young, fast-growing firms some of the classic valuation techniques hit problems. Here, Tim Bennett explains how to compare technology companies and tell which ones are worth putting your money into.
Tim Bennett explains why trading costs matter, and outlines four practical steps to keep your costs down and your wealth up.
Tim Bennett looks at inflation – what it is, how its measured, and the effect it can have on your wealth – and suggests some straightforward ways of combatting it.