Most people view their budget as merely an exercise to try and cut costs. Whilst cost cutting may be a focus for some, your budget is much more than that. It’s a tool to help you achieve your goals and not just your financial ones. View Post
Budgets, budgets, budgets! Some people hate them, other people love them (yes, such people exist). One thing is for sure the odds are heavily stacked against you achieving what you want financially without one. View Post
You’ve decided you want to start a blog using WordPress. You want the flexibility to tailor your site as you please and potentially monetise in the future, so you opt for the self- hosted route. Research begins on potential hosts and you see various recommendations. If the following are important to you check out Siteground’s hosting options: View Post
After starting my own investing journey I wanted to learn more about building a portfolio that would give me decent returns whilst minimising risk. My portfolio incorporated some diversification but I still had questions around what proportion I should hold in various asset classes (e.g. stocks, bonds, etc). Some people hold their savings solely in cash, some in a mixture of cash, stocks and bonds, whilst others add even more into their portfolio (e.g. precious metals). View Post
You’ve decided you want to start a blog, probably after a period of going back and forth on the idea. I have enjoyed my blogging journey so far and I’m glad I got that push from a good friend of mine. I love having an outlet to put my thoughts out there and although it’s been a learning curve on the tech side it’s definitely worthwhile.
There have definitely been mistakes on the way, so to save others some of the pain I went through on my journey as a blogger, here are a few to avoid… View Post