I’m now a Senior Associate. Some pearls of wisdom I wish I knew when I started.
Mr YFG’s favourite day of the year is April 6th. Not his birthday, nor Christmas, or our wedding anniversary, no – the start of the tax year floats his boat. He even woke up early[…]
Fighting the Twitch. My internal urge to buy shit.
That’s right saving sucks. It ain’t much fun. Compared to its sibling, spending all your money, it’s boring and staid. Nobody goes around saying how much time they’ve spent hanging around with Ms. Saving. No,[…]
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.