The definition of financial planning may vary from one person to another. After all, not everybody wants to own a mansion and a private jet. However, attaining real financial independence could be easier than you assume.
Global capital markets reversed course after a notably difficult end to 2018, rebounding strongly to post mainly positive results for the first quarter of 2019. Equity markets appeared to be lifted by the prospect of easier monetary policy, while bond markets benefited from economic data showing slowing global growth.