It’s my mission to explain the sometimes complex world of financial services. Here are all my posts.
Choose by category, tag, date or title; these are all of the NazFinancial Blogs published so far.
Pension Savers are Rightly Concerned. Rapid Inflation Is Eroding the Purchasing Power of Pension Pots. Read My Analysis of Your Choices …
National Insurance rose by 1.25%, from 12% to 13.25% on April 6th, 2022. This followed Chancellor Sunak’s Spring Statement. By starting it then, it applies
How the Ukraine Conflict will Impact Global Market Volatility and What It Means for Personal Finances – My View of World Events
Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s second Budget 21, his second, was focussed on restarting the UK economy post-lockdown. There were some specific giveaways and no immediate tax
A review of personal finance in 2020? The temptation to move swiftly on is immense. As we move from a year we’d rather forget into an uncertain 2021, I’d like to pause for reflection before we do so. It’s always important to learn, and 2020 is no different. So, here’s my review of the year, as seen through the prism of my blogs.
Glossary of Personal Financial Terms
In short, AAA ratings (‘triple-A‘ ratings) are the highest credit rating available for an investment, such as a bond or company.
AAA ratings are issued to investment-grade debt that has a high level of creditworthiness with the strongest capacity to repay investors.
Similarly, the AA+ rating is issued by S&P (Standard and Poor) and is similar to the Aa1 rating issued by Moody’s. It comes with very low credit risk and indicates the issuer has a strong capacity to repay.