Almost one in five UK adults ranks their financial well-being as “poor” or “very poor”…

An interesting article from Perkbox. “The top 10 causes of financial stress Not having enough emergency savings for unexpected costs (56%) Feeling behind financially in comparison to those around me (41%)  Feeling that I will be unable to reach future goals, e.g. buying a house (39%) Feeling limited in my …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin is the first and best known ‘crypto currency’. Essentially these entirely digital currencies use a new technology called blockchain. Every Bitcoin transaction is logged in a global network of computers, which are rewarded for their har work by ‘mining’ Bitcoins. There are now several hundred competing crypto currencies. Anyone …

Compounding – “The Eighth Wonder of the World”. A. Einstein.

“Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago” – Warren Buffett Arguably the easiest way to get wealth actually takes no skill or effort. Just sit back and let time do its thing. The book The Richest Man in Babylon explains this …

The national lottery

We humans are an interesting species. No ‘robo-investor’ would invest in anything with such odds, but millions of us, myself included, do it regularly. Maybe it’s the brief daydream of what you’d buy and in what order. Who do you like enough to relieve of their mortgage. Who would get …

10 Things The Rich Do That The Poor Don’t – Why You Are Still Broke

Just watched an excellent YouTube video, 10 Things The Rich Do That The Poor Don’t – Why You Are Still Broke https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nr76bupxjco. The Shoe example may have some flaws, but it makes a valid point about looking for opportunities rather than seeing challenges. Something I’m trying to get MUCH better …