The ChooseFI podcast is my morning commute jam. One of their questions at the end is always: what’s your worst financial mistake? It made me think. I’ve made a few cock-ups in my time. Luckily[…]
This post is a response to Saving Ninja’s 4th Thought Experiment (you can find the others here). @SavingNinja poses this thought experiment asking for a ‘stream of consciousness’ response: You wake up one rainy morning and after checking[…]
The usual reaction to someone disliking their job, or their job negatively affecting their life, is “move”. I get this suggestion often, and I know a few readers have also suggested it. I work long[…]
You can’t keep the forensic accountant shackled. Here I talk about the economics of divorce.
Time to reflect on my top books of 2018.
Our anniversary weekend took a turn for the unexpected. Instead of looking longingly into each others’ eyes over champagne afternoon tea, we got to sample the delights of our local hospital.
I have no doubt that we could cut our expenses drastically if I felt good about myself. I’ve added it up recently. My poor self-worth costs me dearly. Clothing With time comes change, and that[…]
Whenever I start to complain about my job, I think back to how hard I used to work for a hell of a lot less pay. Ultimately my current job is glorified customer service. If[…]
What would you do if you knew with absolute certainty that you would die in exactly 10 years time. It doesn’t matter how you know this or what you will die of; in 3652 days[…]
This weekend was a special anniversary for me. It marked two years since I left my last full-time job. I thought it a good time to share some reflections on those past two years. What[…]