Category Archives: Money

Bucket List Update: Buying a House, Visiting New York, Helicopter Flight and trip to Peru

Once again, I haven’t posted for months. In my defence, though, I’ve been a bit busy. I bought a house about 5 weeks ago so I’ve been spending my time decorating and buying lots of things. It’s exciting but hasn’t … Continue reading

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Stages Of Adulthood – The Odyssey Stage

I’ve been reading The Social Animal by David Brooks (a review will follow when I’ve finished it) and one thing that struck me was a short discussion on the stages of adulthood. Brooks says that there used to be for … Continue reading

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My Generation Is Screwed

This article is depressing. Research has revealed that today’s twenty-somethings need to earn double the average wage for people my age in order to enjoy the same lifestyle our parents had at our age. Here’s the key point from the … Continue reading

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A Pleasant Surprise

I’ve been trying to transfer my ISA from Cheltenham and Gloucester to Halifax for 3 months. It should be a very simple process – all you do is go to your new bank, fill in a form, and they do … Continue reading

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