If you don't chuck rubbish on the street, that's good. If you don't chuck rubbish on the street and sometimes pick waste up off the pavement, that's even better. The same applies to your investments. Sustainable investments are a good thing, but opting for impact investing is a great option if you want to make a bigger difference for a better world.
Sustainable travel, sustainable cooking, sustainable cooperation... Nowadays, sustainability is a buzzword that everyone likes to use at every opportunity. Luckily, there is greater consensus among investors when it comes to sustainability. Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) is the standard used for sustainable investments. But what exactly does ESG involve?
Whether it's mowing the neighbours' lawns or delivering pizzas by bike, we Belgians like to earn a little bit extra. But is buying a house in need of some attention, doing it up and selling it straight away really a good idea in a country full of properties ready for you to move into? In short, is buying, renovating and selling a house a smart investment? Notary Jelle Van Hove provides some useful advice.