Tandem Thinking

19 Jan

Planning The Way Ahead In 2021

Here at Tandem Financial, our aim is to help our clients make wise decisions with their money. Whilst we hope 2021 will hold better things than 2020, it is likely that many challenges still lie ahead. It pays to have a robust, updated financial plan...

23 Nov

What to Do with Surplus Cash

Cash interest is at an historic low point, with the Bank of England base rate reducing to 0.10% in March 2020. There have even been discussions of interest rates moving into negative figures, although how this would work in practice is less clear. You may be...

09 Sep

The Importance of Holding Bonds

Equities are the star performers in a typical investment portfolio. They can bring rapid growth and heavy losses, sometimes in the same day. We read about their fortunes in the newspaper and anyone with an interest in such things has an opinion on them. They...

27 Jul

The Importance of Remaining Invested

Coronavirus has triggered the greatest economic uncertainty of our generation. It has affected everyone to some degree, and it is not over yet. It was inevitable that the virus would have some impact on investment markets. Not only does a global crisis damage investor confidence, but...

27 Jul

Risk and Reward

Risk means different things to different people. For some, it can mean excitement and thrills. For others, it just means danger and is best avoided. In the context of investments, risk is something that we work with on a daily basis. We can’t avoid it entirely,...