Archive for October, 2008

Now that my bank is partly owned by us

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008 Posted in Miscellaneous | No Comments »

...can I expect any changes? The truly unprecedented scale of the banking crisis has been breathtaking. At the centre of it all, I look at my bank (and others) and wonder ... Read more..

All that glitters

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008 Posted in Miscellaneous | No Comments »

When the economic climate faces uncertainty, the conservative investor looks to precious metals like gold and silver as a safe haven. This is an entirely justified strategy. The Romans said ... Read more..

Cue retractions/apologies?

Wednesday, October 1st, 2008 Posted in Miscellaneous | 2 Comments »

Now that the man himself has confirmed that the Scum story is absolute rubbish, I am hoping that retractions and apologies will swiftly follow. While we all love a good debate, ... Read more..