July-Sept 2020 Net Worth Update

Many of my colleagues are enjoying working from home using those extra commuting hours to exercise, spend more time with their family or just enjoying the extra free time. Not me. The lines between home and work are blurred and my working day is expanding. Some of things I would like to do in myContinue reading “July-Sept 2020 Net Worth Update”

Our Favourite Personal Finance and FI Podcasts

I am an avid Personal Finance and FI podcast listener and consume most of my content this way. On a recent Meaningful Money Community Facebook post someone asked what our favourite podcasts were. Loads of suggestions so I’ve pulled them into one list. I’ve also added in some of my own and others suggested byContinue reading “Our Favourite Personal Finance and FI Podcasts”

Savings Ninja thought experiment #10

“Unprecedented events create new experiences. What fun, misadventure, or positive discoveries have you encountered while locked down?“-Savings Ninja thought experiment –The Covid-19 Edition Like Firelite this is my first Savings Ninja thought experiment and despite working from home and social isolating for 6 weeks am only just getting round to reflections on lockdown. Reducing myContinue reading “Savings Ninja thought experiment #10”

March 2020 Net Worth Update and MCR FIRE meet up change of venue (now online)

Well that was painful, unexpected and, new word of the year ‘unprecedented‘! Such a lot has happened in the last 10 days / 2 weeks hasn’t it? I am getting used to the new normal; working at home, the joys of virtual pub quizzes, having Zoom family gatherings and missing my daily cycle. Am aContinue reading “March 2020 Net Worth Update and MCR FIRE meet up change of venue (now online)”

MCR FIRE Meet up February 2020

First MCR FIRE Meet up of the new decade! 21st February 2020 from 6pm, informal presentations from 7.15pm. ‘The Salutation’ was a hit in November so we are heading back. Something a little different this meet up – as well as the usual informal evening with the opportunity to meet like minded FIRE chasers, itContinue reading “MCR FIRE Meet up February 2020”

2019 Year in Review / 2020 Goals

Have really enjoyed other blogger’s year in reviews and goal setting for 2020, am a bit late to this party and have changed my mind on goals for 2020, slimming them down and trying to be more focused. Here goes! 2019 was a good year financially, with significant, for me at least, improvements to myContinue reading “2019 Year in Review / 2020 Goals”