This last month or two I've been playing around with my spreadsheets, looking at savings rates, net worth, investing and the like. I've input my savings, pension balances, and bank balances for the last 5 years, along with mortgage balances and house values and this is what I've come up with: It's pretty, right? … Continue reading Am I obsessed with FIRE?
There's a blog I really like called livingafi.com. It's by a US blogger who documents his journey from university through to wage slave and eventually to financial independence. It's inspiring and very entertaining stuff. But what I found most interesting about it was his stories of work; horrible bosses, ridiculous targets, stressful hours and so … Continue reading Why I Need to be Financially Independent
I created this blog almost two years ago and I've posted a grand total of, wait for it, two times. And one of those was the 'About' section. That's pretty poor really. I think of interesting things to post about but somewhere between me having an idea and writing it down there seem to be … Continue reading Savings Rates, Your Mortgage and Passive Income – A New Way of Thinking?