Money Basics – German

Saving, banking tips and more in the latest version of Discover ME. (Written in German, English available on request). Saving is a discipline, a discipline you need here more than anywhere else. Dubai is a fantastic place where you can live very well, but you will always be a visitor. That is important. There is no scheme or rules for …

Augusts Newsletter

This months newsletter reviews the fee’s you pay to manage your money. To receive my newsletter regularly complete the form on the home page and it will be sent to you. Thank you for following!

Time Out Magazine Interview

If you missed the magazine, fear not you can download the entire interview here. Following a referendum that will go down in history, on Friday June 24 it was revealed the UK public had voted an incredibly close 52 percent in favour of leaving the European Union. The impact was rapid, with the value of the pound plummeting to its …

June/July Bumper Newsletter

This months newsletter reviews the Brexit so far. To receive my newsletter regularly complete the form on the home page and it will be sent to you. Thank you for following!

In the Press

This summer I have gathered the courage to start sharing my views with local media, online and in print. It is very important especially here in the Middle East people can find an advisor to trust, who not only say’s he is trustworthy but also has social credibility. I am very excited about this and will keep you all updated …

Will the UAE abandon its currency peg?

Will the UAE drop it’s currency peg to the Dollar? It’s a question that begs our discussion every now and again. Most people understand that the dirham is pegged to the dollar. Let’s not get technical here, (which I may add is very easy to do in this context) about how or why this is done. Let’s discuss the impact …

Moodys Downgrades GCC

The credit reference agency Moodys took the decision to downgrade Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Oman, and changed it’s outlook for Kuwait, Qatar and the UAE. Firstly this is a catchup by Moodys to downgrades by other credit references agencies in October last year, which is a result of the oil price slump. However this should be put into context. Most …

May’s Newsletter

This months newsletter looks at funding University fees as well as continuing my spring theme on financial protection. To receive my newsletter regularly complete the form on the home page and it will be sent to you. Thank you for following!