Money: A Love Story

  If you haven’t been listening to ‘The Money’ Podcast I would seriously recommend you get involved.  They are short little snippets of thought provoking content on economics and personal finance. They’ve just started this nifty little series called ‘Money: It’s Personal’ too.   As the primary awkward turtle out there, this podcast takes money…

In Memoriam: Si Hands

  A Beautiful Man With a Beautiful Message. Thanks for Leaving the World a Far Richer Place! I already miss you like crazy…

The One Question We All Need to Know the Answer To…

The One Question We All Need to Know the Answer To… One of my top perks in life is being able to tutor a young Swiss chap, Joris, in English. In one of our mid-week sessions we were throwing around a few hypothetical scenarios by way of a conversation stimulus. If you’ve ever taught languages…

Personal Finance 101: #5 Say Bye Bye to Debt

Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it … he who doesn’t … pays it. – Albert Einstein Rhysy Rhys Obesey & Behaviours Type of Debt – Consumer, HECS or Housing Consolidation Debt Snowball Undebt.it or ASICS Compound Interest: Blessing or Curse Communication and Accountability Avoid the Shame…

Personal Finance 101: #4 Get your Mojo Back

  Getting your Mojo Back – Part 1 and 2 High Interest Online Savings Accounts – ING, Me Bank or UBank for example. Treat it Like a Tax Automate with Acorns Emergency Fund Beats Credit Cards Hand Down! Useful Resources Barefoot Investor (Blog and Book) ASICS – Budget Planner and Track my Spend, Loan Credit…