In times of low interest rates, volatile markets and global tensions, it is even more important to have proper financial strategies and planning in place.
Even though putting all off your eggs in one basket can be tempting at times, it comes with substantionally higher risks.
Stockpicking, if lucky, can of course return very high yields, but it also comes with sleepless nights and quite offen, big losses.
Diversification is the key to mid- and long- term investments.
Even though it's impossible for anyone to pick the perfect time for an investment, there are certain measures one can take to spread the risks.
"Buy on the sound of cannons, sell on the sound of trumpets"
Patience is a rare virtue these days. When it comes to investing it is very important though. Markets are more and more volatile, tending to overreact and are impossible to predict.
A well balanced mid/long term strategie fitting your own preferances and profile is the key to your successful investement.