Not usually a philosophical person, I take this opportunity to reinforce simple guidelines for getting through life, financially as well as emotionally.

Occasionally, we need reminding of a few basic pointers, tailored to age, personal circumstances, risk appetite and financial literacy. I repeat those of Futuregrowth Asset Management’s chief investment officer, Andrew Canter, and implore especially the younger generation to heed this desideratum well.

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