Nervous about Quitting your Job? 5 Reasons to go Freelance

      Do you know your job inside-out but dream about starting out on your own? Although a regular job may guarantee an income, you may wish to start freelancing in your own line of speciality. More often than not, people are stuck in a rut and are afraid to take the plunge into freelancing. […]

What is the Difference between Passive Income and Active Income?

    Both active and passive forms of income are earned money. The only difference between them is that active income involves your ‘active’ participation (and your time) while passive income continues to generate itself even after you stop investing your time. There are advantages and disadvantages associated with each type:   Active Income Although […]

Want to Start Investing in Stocks? Top 10 Books for Beginners

      Although many best-sellers on investing have been written by American authors, the basic principles are relevant to any stock market including the UK. Here’s a look at the top 10 stock investing books:   How to Trade In Stocks by Jesse Livermore The top-selling book is written in an autobiographical style and […]

Why Diversifying Your Income Will Improve Your Life

      While investment diversification is a fairly popular concept, few people realise that diversifying your income is equally  beneficial.It’s a good idea to diversify your income to create one or more streams of passive income. This way you maximise your income stream and at the same time protect yourself from job insecurity. Multiple […]