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Why You Should Split Your Expenses 50/50

A lot of couples that I meet do not pay their expenses equally; they split them according to how much they earn. For example –…

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Thought Experiment #1 if you got given £1m
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What Would You Do If You Got Given £1 Million?

This article signifies the start of a new post category which I’m going to name, ‘Thought Experiments’! The way this type of post will work…

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Should You Include Your House in Your Net Worth?

There’s a war that has been raging on in the FIRE community since the beginning. Every corner you turn, every FIRE forum you stumble upon,…

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Spending Less Makes You Happier

I grew up happy. I went on lots of holidays… ate at restaurants on special occasions. My parents spent much more money on me than…

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Being Rich Has Nothing To Do With Your Salary

People think that earning a high salary means that they can afford to buy more things. They behave like rich people; going on multiple holidays,…

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How to Live Off 10k Per Year

During my career in the tech industry, I’ve talked with lots of high earning individuals who have simply said: “You can’t live off minimum wage.”…

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