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06 Jul 2018
The perennial Millennial dilemma
Any parent will confess to this, I suggest. That is, you find yourself saying things to your children that you hated your parents saying to you. Things like: “Do as I say, not as I do”, “sit up straight” and classically “don’t squander your money, you should think about saving it… for a rainy day.”
08 Jun 2018
Fool Britannia
There’s a World Cup. England are in it and, those not of Celtic heritage, are getting in a tizzy of anticipation and excitement. As we all know, this leads to anti-climax and, what hyperbolically is called, ‘hurt’ after a “heroic” defeat.
06 Jun 2018
Mortgages and mental health – time to act
A quarter of us will experience a mental health issue at some time in our lives.
15 May 2018
Give the young £10,000 and fix society
There is, we are told, a divide; a desperate unfairness in society which if left unrepaired will make the young practically homeless, debt ravaged and “increasingly angry”.
08 May 2018
Five ideas to give your babes-in-arms the Royal touch
Welcome then, Louis Arthur Charles of Cambridge. Bless him.
26 Apr 2018
Six steps for ISA investing in peace
The Individual Savings Account passed its 18th birthday last year and has undergone as many drastic changes as any teenager.
20 Apr 2018
Never mind the labels, concentrate on the issues
Generally speaking, I’m not a fan of generalisations.
22 Mar 2018
All this finger-pointing isn’t helping the first-time buyer
Announcing well-overdue planning reforms in England this week the Prime Minister acknowledged that young people were ‘angry’ about not being able to buy a home and were ‘right’ to be so.
20 Mar 2018
Five financial things I have learned about being 50
So this week I turn 50. It’s a shock. OMG! I only started shaving a couple of years ago. Surely it’s no more than a decade since I bought my first old banger – a navy blue Triumph 1300 a year younger than me for £100.
Tags: Finances
07 Feb 2018
Bitcon be damned – watch your mortgage instead?
What a load of old cobblers I am reading about Bitcoin.
Tags: Finances
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