Emma Kennedy writes in The Sunday Business Post about the differences in attitude between men and women, towards their finances.

Adam and Eve had very different approaches to risk and reward.

But a fundamental difference in how men and women operate was not confined to the Garden of Eden, with many modern day Adams and Eves still taking a very different view of many things, not least money.

Recent figures from Standard Life showed a difference in the level of financial confidence of men and women.

The financial confidence index found that men displayed a greater level of confidence than women, with men’s confidence ranked at almost 55 out of 100, compared with 52 for women.
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The Economiser

The NCA, National Consumer Agency have launched a new facility for people to save money by reducing the cost of utilities and other household expenditure. They have launched a cost…

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Appian launches long-term equity fund

In a recent Sunday Business Post article, it was reported that Appian Asset Management will launch a new equity fund at the end of this month.  A minimum investment of €50,000 will be required and a return of 8% per annum is expected.  It is higher risk than Appian’s main Value Fund, which invests in a range of assets.

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Personal Finance Money Saving Tips

  1. Make out a Budget Plan. The purpose of preparing a budget plan is to give your greater control of your finances by determining how much you can spend and save each month without getting into debt. If you discover that you are spending more than you earn, then it is essential that you make the appropriate changes to your finances to start clearing your debts.
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