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Now that’s what I call financial independence! 8

Reader’s voice: What’s that sound I hear? Is someone scraping the bottom of a barrel again?  No…its Now That’s What I call Financial Independence! 8 The Escape Artist is back once again in the guise of a music critic from the NME…armed with earnest prose, tortuous metaphors and psycho-babble to review more classic songs about financial independence. I’m On A […]

Bring Home The Revolution

Readers tuning in for their weekly instalment of personal finance tips, schoolboy humour and banging tunez may want to look away now…because this week we will be sorting out British politics. Yes, really! 🙂 Getting rich is simple and possible for most people. Its just not easy…partly because some things aren’t meant to be easy and […]

The British Class System : My Part in its Downfall

The Escape Artist grew up in rural England (East Anglia) in the 1970s in a village where the British class system was alive and well. The social structure of the village hadn’t really changed since The Domesday book of 1086. At the top of the village hierarchy, there was the landowning family who lived in their country […]

The inestimable advantages of hardening the fuck up

Why is most traditional financial advice so useless? Well firstly, % fees enable financial advisers to screw the customers. And secondly, all that stuff about with-profits funds, life assurance, endowments, annuities and risk tolerance questionnaires blah blah blah is mostly a distraction from what really matters: earning more, spending less and investing effectively. The problem […]

What is “Inner Game”?

The Game is Neil Strauss’ hilarious true story of going from shy, socially awkward nerd to Master Pick Up Artist able to talk to any woman…and even get some of them to have sex with him. Actually, quite a lot of them. And, in The Rules of The Game, Strauss provides a “how to” guide…and […]

Get Rich…Watching Films! (Part III)

As we saw in Get Rich…Watching Films Part I and Part II, The Path to financial independence need not always entail hard work, self-denial and recycled hessian under-garments. Its possible to start re-programming your brain and turning yourself into a financial ninja…all whilst watching a film at home in pyjamas with a nice cup of tea. 😉 Some Hollywood films […]

Now that’s what I call Financial Independence! 7

Since I wrote Now That’s What I call Financial Independence! 6 back in November 2016, I’ve received hundreds of emails. And literally none of them have pleaded with me to write Now That’s What I call Financial Independence! 7. None of them begged for more frugality medicine washed down with a spoonful of sugar in […]

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