The post-completion post that considers why it is so strangely deflating achieving a life goal.
The post that provides a guide to paying voluntary National Insurance Contributions (NICs) – and considers what factors you should consider in deciding whether to do it (especially for would-be early retirees).
The post responding to Saving Ninja’s Latest Thought Experiment. Never mind mulling on what you’d do if you won loads of money. How would you deal with total financial loss?
The post that tries to find some financial perks to being single. It’s a Valentine’s special!
The post that continues this affordable housing mini-series by looking at the details (and pitfalls) of the Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme.
The post that delves into the details of what you need to know about Shared Ownership and explains why I decided against it.
The post that explores the pros and cons of Buy to Let existing in the world. Should you believe the bad press and feel guilty for being a landlord?
The post that explores why I have an obsession with owning a home. Short version: I hate shared living.
The post that lays out my 2019 financial goals without any of that patronising “new year, new you” crap.
The post that gets unnecessarily grouchy about expensive New Year’s Eve – because what else are you supposed to blog about on 30th December?
The post that considers how all your favourite Christmas movie characters would deal with their finances.
The post that tries to tenuously link going to a pantomime with financial independence and get rich quick fantasies.
The post that responds to Saving Ninja’s latest thought experiment – what would you do differently if you could live your life again? Let’s dwell on those financial mistakes…
The post that considers socialism and financial independence; responding to an article in the Guardian on the FIRE movement.
The post where I lay out factors that affect when you can retire. When am I hoping to retire and how do I plan to get there?
The post where I give the details of what sort of retirement fund I’m aiming for. How much money do you need to retire?
The post that tries to justify clogging up the internet with yet another novice UK personal finance blog.