Dollars and sense

August 4, 2022

The value of money today

While growing up, you may have heard the saying ‘money these days have no value’, and this was many years ago. Has it changed? In essence, […]
June 28, 2022

Retrenchment, Investment and your Family

By Finbar Garcia, LUTCF, FSS, MFA During the last few weeks, we heard about employees at TSTT and other companies being given retrenchment notices with possible […]
June 1, 2022

Recalibrating your NIS and retirement plan

By Finbar Garcia, LUTCF, FSS, MFA Two years ago, I wrote about retirement planning (June 7, 2020 CN) and had many conversations over the last eight […]
May 26, 2022

Financial foundation for newlyweds

By Finbar Garcia, LUTCF, FSS, MFA ‘Dollars and Sense’ monthly columnist   For many couples, during courtship, financial discussions are not the main part of relationship […]
April 26, 2022

Beyond the piggy bank…

As children, we were all taught some of the basic principles of saving. We surely had a piggy bank or an old milk pan to save […]
March 29, 2022

All about asset protection

By Finbar Garcia, LUTCF, FSS, MFA As we continue our discussion on the biggest investment asset we own or want to acquire, a house, I want […]
February 1, 2022

Newlyweds and the ‛I Dos’ of money

By Finbar Garcia, LUTCF, FSS, MFA Financial planning for young married couples and those planning to get married, is of paramount importance. Money can be a […]
January 4, 2022

A new year resolution you need to keep

By Finbar Garcia, LUTCF, FSS, MFA Happy New Year! After another challenging year 2021, what have we learnt or plan to do differently in 2022? Covid-19 […]