In this issue of the Martens report I would like to discuss arguably the most important factor of investing... Time.
As financial advisors, we are always going on about investing for the long term and encouraging clients to start as early as possible. I thought it might be helpful to show an example that can visually illustrate the benefits. Let’s assume that two people, Emma and Liam, both were born on the same day (twins). For this example, we’re also going to assume that