Here are my top 6 retirement plans that are doomed to fail! You would be surprised how often I hear them: 1. Assuming that your spouse will agree to your grand plan of downsizing the family home or moving to a different area on retirement. 2. Assuming that your parents will leave you an inheritance.… Read More 6 Retirement Plans Doomed to Fail
No idea where your money goes? Arm yourself with three months of bank and credit card statements, a glass of wine and the spreadsheet on this link. It is best if one of you completes it to start with. Then discuss the results, (nicely & in a productive manner) with your other half (if applicable),… Read More Free Cashflow Spreadsheet
Dear All, We were lucky enough in March to benefit from one of the wide range of activities available at schools today. Short thing went away on school camp for a week! Smelling freedom, we rushed off to Bankstown to take the “home-made plane” for a holiday, and over 4 days we covered nearly 4,000km.… Read More April Reflect: How Much is Enough?
Happy New Year to you all! Here’s hoping you had a lovely Xmas. Short Thing & I went to the UK for a couple of weeks to see the family, where it was warmish but wet. We took in a few shows and sights, stomped the streets of London and Bruges, and were amazed at… Read More January Reflect