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 …

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 …

FIRE

Financially Independent, Retire Early FIRE is more of a movement than anything. It’s bigger in the US, due in part to the king of FIRE, Mr Money Moustache (ie growing your ‘stache, gettit?!). His superb blog as been running since 2011 and has a huge following. He posts on a …