Cheapskate Portfolio

Facebook Changing to Meta – is the stock worth buying?

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Seemingly unable to stay out of the news these days, and in what seems to be one of the biggest PR campaigns we’ve seen, Facebook has decided to change it’s name (or atleast the name of the ‘parent’ company) to Meta. In this article, we’re going to talk about why the change, why the stock …

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We’re BUYING: iShares Physical Gold ETC (LSE:SGLN)

Welcome cheapskates to a slightly different stock portfolio focus article. As you will have been aware if you subscribe to our newsletter, we are getting a little nervous bout the high value of the stock market right now. The S&P500 is trading at a P/E ratio of almost 40 and its only ever been that …

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We’re DOUBLING DOWN: iShares Global Clean Energy ETF (LSE:INRG)

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3 Months ago, global clean energy stocks took a bit of a nose dive. In particular, the ETF we hold in our portfolio that cover these types of stocks – The iShares Global Clean Energy ETF (INRG) dropped more than 30% between January and February. Today though, we’re doubling down on clean energy stocks. We …

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Earn guaranteed 5%+ interest on GBP savings? It’s true, but it involves crypto…..

Good evening cheapskates! We kick this investing article off a little differently. Today’s article isn’t about stocks or equities. Nope, in fact today we’re talking about savings! Boring old savings. As always, the following is not financial advice, read our disclaimer But don’t savings accounts provide poor returns? You’re absolutely right. Ordinarily, we’re very much against …

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Buying the dip: 5 Do’s for investing during a crash

In 2021, we’ve already seen some incredible highs, as well as (more recently) some great lows. While many people may be panicking when the market takes a hit, we as cheapskates see this as an opportunity because like we’ve said before, money isn’t made in a bull market, its made in a crash. With the …

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Portfolio Focus – Invesco MSCI World UCITS ETF (LSE:MXWO)

Welcome cheapskates to today’s article, which marks the first in a series diving deep into our own cheapskate portfolio, looking at what we buy and why we invest in them. Today we kick off with the biggest buy in our portfolio – The Invesco MSCI World UCITS ETF. What is it? If you’ve read some …

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