Its early October, the autumn leaves are just starting to fall, Pumpkin harvesting are just starting for Halloween end of the month. Black Monday shopping has not even started and yet Costco have already started their Christmas marketing and the next big Christmas toys on display. Simply to fuel kids minds that they should start their Xmas list to Santa as soon as they can. Modern day parents always give in and simply buy everything! Have you tried calculating how much in total parents, grandparents, auntie and uncles spend on presents for a single child in this modern 2017? The answer is…….At least $1000.00!
There have been a mix signals in the summer of 2017 with North Korea threats, sell-off in US stocks, EU stock rise and fall, UK economy losing ground and Japan stocks gaining momentum. Since July 2017, Virgin portfolio have gain about 5% overall, which is gaining the tech losses from early summer.