Popular investment routes such as saving up cash or buying a house are seen as sensible decisions, but the reality is that none of these routes are risk-free endeavours – and, in fact, some of the most popular financial markets are more volatile than they may seem. This article will explain how hiring an expert financial broker to help you could be a wise decision if you plan to enter the world of investments.
On the face of it, nothing seems quite as safe as investing cash in bricks and mortar. However, there’s no guarantee that your new property will hold its value. If property prices decline, then you could find yourself owing more to your mortgage company than your home will sell for – a situation known as “negative equity”. A broker will be able to explain how this might happen – and suggest some strategies for dealing with it if it does happen to you.Continue Reading