It’s my mission to explain the sometimes complex world of financial services. Here are all my posts.
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Planning to retire in a market downturn has its risks. This post is specifically aimed at those on the cusp of retirement. It aims to
Income in retirement seems to be a taboo subject for some couples. At least, according to some research conducted earlier this year, for Prudential. The research
The answer to this question is a resounding, ‘it depends…’. There’s no definitive right or wrong here, it depends on individual circumstances, opinions and attitudes.
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.