MyMoney Online, The Personal Finance series with Warren Ingram

You’re wrong if you think you (or anybody else) can time the market

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) went up by more than 7% in July.

It continued its good run in August.

Investors playing it “safe” by sitting on the side-lines in cash lost out, seeing the real value of their capital reduced by inflation.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Galileo Capital Personal Financial Advisor Warren Ingram for his personal finance feature.

Ingram touched on the following:

  • Time in the market is critical.

  • Nobody can predict when, or why, markets will bounce.

  • Inflation is the silent killer when markets are flat. Cash is not a solution.

For more detail; listen to the interview in the audio below.

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