Sep 24, 2019 8:00 am
The power and the glory: as I write this article on the afternoon of the Sunday after the hurricane, I’m inclined to forego the latter in search of the former. We are at this point, some 96 hours in the dark.
I’ve often wondered what island...
Jul 23, 2019 8:00 am
Every one of us complains that we are spending too much. It would be wonderful if we could blame someone else, but we can’t do that.
Sometimes the husband complains that his wife spends too much at the grocery store (not easy to avoid...
Jun 25, 2019 8:00 am
In times of an impending hurricane we tend to rush to the grocery store, gas station and hardware outlets to panic buy. Anything we can remotely think about — from candles to duct tape to generators. The world seems to be coming to an end over...
May 30, 2019 8:00 am
We often hear of “financial literacy” being the current buzz words to help people understand their financial status. Yet does it cover the whole picture? No.
Understanding how pension funds and mutual funds work is important, but only...
Apr 18, 2019 8:00 am
“While 88 per cent of employers think that their employees worry about money, just a third (30 per cent) think money worries impact their staff while at work. However, the reality on the ground is very different. Three-quarters (73 per...
Mar 14, 2019 8:00 am
There are four major reasons why people fail to adequately prepare for retirement. The short series of articles will discuss the reasons why people avoid thinking about and planning for the future, especially our financial...
Feb 14, 2019 8:00 am
Is your investment plan realistic? A 2017 study by Aviva in the UK revealed that 1.3 million people viewed “winning the lottery” as their only plan for retirement. The article discusses common mistakes that people make when planning for...
Jan 29, 2019 8:00 am
As part of the Bermuda’s Demographic Challenge series running all this week in The Royal Gazette, Bill Storie will be writing for a series of five columns to view the issues related to our ageing population through the eyes of different...
Jan 15, 2019 8:00 am
A 2017 study by Aviva in the UK revealed that 1.3 million people viewed “winning the lottery” as their only plan for retirement. The article will discuss common mistakes that people make when planning for retirement and the true cost of...
Jan 15, 2019 8:00 am
A study by PwC has concluded that 65 per cent of millennials would not be able to handle a $2,000 unexpected expense and that they are unlikely to seek financial advice. The article discusses the way this generation thinks about money...
‘Deplorable conditions’ at Gulfstream
Burt to ditch traditional Throne Speech
Local businesses teed up for PGA event
D’ezir dressed for success
Maiden Re plans move from Bermuda to US
Man had $170,000 of cannabis in his home
Dowling admits he did not follow rules
Lawyer may face six more assault charges
Tokunbo cleared over breath test
Busy time for tree surgeon after hurricane
An independent take on independence
Teachers hold elections for union roles
Man charged with firearms offences
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- "Which of these is the worst political gaffe of modern times"
- Craig Cannonier getting on that plane
- Michael Fahy pressing on with Pathways to Status
- Bob Richards's 'Money doesn't grow on trees' speech
- Lt-Col David Burch and ATVs
- Wayne Caines and the London cereal cafe
- Zane DeSilva's mystery shopper cruise
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