Forget courses, buy a book

I’ve noticed more and more courses popping up over the last few years. These tend to be training material provided by someone with experience on a topic like acheiving happiness, getting in shape, life coaching, property investment etc etc. My wife recently...

Gain some perspective

You are most probably in the top 5% of the worlds richest people. To remind yourself of that go visit https://www.gapminder.org/dollar-street to appreciate all you have with fresh...

My Favourite Podcasts

Business Daily – BBC Radio 4 Invest Like the Best – Patrick O’Shaughnessy Motley Fool Money (Australia) – Motley Fool Motley Fool Money (US) – Motley Fool Money Talks – Economist Radio More or Less: Behind the Stats – BBC...

Smiling Mind

Would you like to try mindfulness/meditation, but don’t want to pay the monthly subscription cost for Headspace? Try the free Smiling Mind app instead 🙂 I’ve been using for a few months now and have really started to see the benefits of mindfulness....

Spaceship Voyager

I’ve recently signed up for Spaceship’s Voyager investing application and so far I’m refreshingly surprised by how good a deal it is. Signing up was quick, but I did have some trouble logging in and changing my password :-(. And why do i have to use my mobile to...

1.5 million wiped off your wealth

This is the headline news papers should really have on the front page. Instead it’s things like this: “Crash! Share market falls of a cliff, $50 billion lost”“Share market loses $41 billion as market drops to two-year low”“$50 billion wiped off share market, worst...