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@paulandlyn wrote:

How many people would buy in the UK based on the advise of the man in the pub? Yet they do here?

It isn’t quite that simple. People listen to the man in the pub who tells them what they want to hear. Trust me, I tried to raise a conversation with “investors” on many an ocassion and if they had listened to this man in the pub they would have been better off today.

@paulandlyn wrote:

And the answer to that one is usually something like ….. “because this nice British Estate Agent said it would be OK and I could make a fortune!”

I quite admire the English estate agent that I knew. I wouldn’t want to be him but I’d rather be him than the sheep he fleeced.