Financial Independence

How To Lose Your Job In 10 Years

Another horrible commute. A highly unpleasant interaction with a passive-aggressive colleague. A manager that seems to pile on more work every day – and yet isn’t nearly so generous with the recognition. And the work itself. What (hopefully) seemed exciting early on has now […]

Passive income - reality or mirage?
Financial Independence

The Illusion Of Passive Income

Tuck the kids into bed. Kiss your significant other good night. Slide under the covers, close your eyes and wait for the magic to happen. “Make money while you sleep” Ahh, the holy grail of financial independence. A present-day Noah’s Ark, keeping you afloat […]

Is that the best you've got?!?
Financial Independence

Staring Down The Savings Crisis

The stats are in and the picture isn’t pretty.  A recent NatWest study, which looked at the (thankfully anonymized) data of 750,000 customers drew some sobering conclusions. Apparently, more than half of Brits aren’t saving ANY money. It also seems that this inability to […]