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Tips of the week: 2018 review

Tips of the week: 2018 review

Welcome to the IC’s annual warts-and-all trawl through the tips issued in the magazine’s tips pages over the past 12 months (excluding the Tips of the Year which will be covered in the first issue of the new year). The purpose of running this review each year is to try to provide an assessment of the year’s tips that is as upfront as possible and illuminates readers to our failures as well as successes. In fact, pointing out the failures (sadly, I have an absolute stinker of a tip-gone-wrong coming up for you) in a media landscape that can feel so full of hype about share tipping prowess, is arguably the most valuable thing this review attempts to do every year.  Hopefully this helps foster a sensible appreciation of the risks associated with all stockpicking.

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