Tag Archives: Financial independence

Now That’s What I Call Financial Independence! 14

When you grow up in the ‘hood, you do what it takes to stay alive. And when you grow up in rural East Anglia you do what it takes not to get bored. So it may or may not surprise you that, back in the day, The Escape Artist was a bit of a naughty […]

RESET : How one family changed their life

Until recently, I’d not come across a full-on UK book about financial independence. That changed a few weeks ago when David Sawyer got in touch and sent me a copy of his book RESET. I get a lot of emails from people wanting to do guest posts…I turn 99% of these down. But Dave caught […]

Honestly, could this investing lark be any easier?!?

If you think investing has to be complicated or scary or difficult then you’re looking at it wrong. It’s as easy to invest in the stock market and manage your own portfolio as it is to manage an online bank account. So how can you tell if you’re capable of managing your own portfolio? Ask […]

How I made £1.7 million…then gave it away

There is more than one path to becoming wealthy. And some of them don’t revolve around grinding out a decade or two in an office job. It turns out that some people make money from starting a  business that they enjoy.  Some even make money from businesses that they enjoy so much that they would […]

Get Rich…with Abs

Today we have a guest post from a reader called Georgie, a chiropractor, wife and mum who has built her own health coaching practice. I first met Georgie a few years ago when she reached out to me for financial coaching.  We got on well…probably because she applies the same principles to her health and wellness […]

Why would anyone write a blog?!?

Well I don’t know about anyone else, but in my case it all started out harmlessly enough. Back in 2013, I stumbled across a website called Mr Money Mustache. Here I find some bloke making some pretty bold claims…saying he retired age 30 and that anyone can get rich by following some simple steps. Well […]

Get Rich…being British?!?

Today we have a guest post from a reader who I’ve called The Dragon Queen. The Dragon Queen hails from Scotland, did a 15-year stint in London and now lives and works in Singapore. Her partner lives in Australia, so Financial Independence will mean they can finally live on the same continent(!). I first met […]