Preparing for the Worst
September 16th, 2005
Provided by MAGELLAN JAPAN: THE FINANCIAL PLANNING COMPANY Tel. 03-3769-5511 How do I calculate how much life insurance I need? Life insurance protects you and your family from economic hardship as a result of death. It is an insurance company’s obligation to pay the recipient of your choice a pre-determined amount of money when you …
Managing Your Portfolio
June 17th, 2005
Provided by MAGELLAN JAPAN: THE FINANCIAL PLANNING COMPANY Tel. 03-3769-5511 The Basics An Investment portfolio is an accumulation of investment assets including stocks, bonds, mutual funds, hedge funds, commodities, property and cash. Broadly speaking, these can be split into three investment categories. Traditional Investments incorporate the use of stocks, bonds, currencies and cash or a …
THE COST OF DELAY!
February 20th, 2005
Provided by MAGELLAN JAPAN: THE FINACIAL PLANNING COMPANY Tel. 03 3769-5511 ONE OF the most common financial objectives is to achieve a degree of “financial independence” by a certain age. Financial independence can be defined as “having enough capital and assets at work for you that work becomes optional and you’re your lifestyle is still …
Let’s Take Control of the Situation!
January 20th, 2005
Provided by MAGELLAN JAPAN: THE FINANCIAL PLANNING COMPANY Tel. 03-3769-5511 HERE WE ARE, living and working in Japan, enjoying our lifestyles and occasionally overcoming the barriers and peculiarities of day-to-day life in a foreign country. Whatever you do for a living, everybody should take advantage of saving his or her hard-earned cash. The Japanese are …
Financial plans for ex-pats
December 23rd, 1994
Peter and Mary Scott have been overseas for the last three years. Their two children, aged 7 and 9, are at international schools in Tokyo. Although Peter has a year left to run on his current contract, he has recently been giving thought to his next overseas assignment which will almost certainly take him to …