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Investments in corporate bonds and their risks in times of crisis | Finax.en
2. July 2020

Investments in corporate bonds and their risks in times of crisis

The crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic may shock the people investing in the Slovak corporate bonds. Bond is a very broad concept. Some bonds are one of the safest securities in the world, others are among the riskiest instruments. What are the risks associated with direct investment in a corporate bond compared to a bond fund, how to invest properly in bonds and how does Finax invest your money in bonds?

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23. April 2020

2 tips for optimizing your family finances during the crisis

A good manager tries to benefit from every situation. While the last blog was dedicated to saving the family budget, this time we will try to help households emerge from the crisis with healthier and stronger outlook on family finances.

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24. March 2020

3 lessons from 2019

The year 2019 could have taught us a lot in terms of investing, just as 2020 has already had to offer a good deal of lessons. It is the last time we look back at the previous year, and even against the backdrop of current events, we are happy to introduce you the basic lessons for the benefit of your investment.

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How much money have you lost, because you decided to postpone investing? | Finax.eu
22. March 2020

How much money have you lost, because you decided to postpone investing?

When was the last time you said to yourself that you need to start investing but you could not take the first step? We calculated how much money did the postponement of investment cost you.

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What to do when the markets drop? | Finax.en
27. February 2020

What to do when the markets drop?

The spread of coronavirus from China to the rest of the world has alarmed many investors. After a longer period of calm, the stock markets recorded markedly declines. Here's how to behave during the financial market crisis.

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22. November 2019

High fees are one of your biggest expenses.

If your bank or your portfolio manager issued an invoice on tens of thousands of euros, you would think, that it must be some kind of a bad joke. It might sound ridiculous, but it is happening every single day and even without “the invoice“. Overpriced financial products are hindering better future for thousands of people.

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6. November 2019

Do you want get rich? Invest long-term

Warren Buffett, one of the richest people in the world, bought his first equities at the age of 11 and continues to buy them even today. At the same time, he says: "I regret that I did not start investing earlier". Buffett's path to wealth is the embodiment of the compound interest principle. Up to 99% of his property was earned after his 50th birthday.

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29. October 2019

Right allocation - key to high returns and right risk

Investing is not about finding the top and the bottom of the markets. One of the most effective risk management tools and a key ingredient to successful investment is the correct allocation. What does this term mean, and why is it so important? What is the role of bonds in the portfolio and is it worth investing even with a short investment horizon?

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