Matched Betting Update: 20th – 26th Feb 2018

A little later than planned but yesterday we got snowed in so I spent the day with the little one making snow people and generally having a day off! Mr Fire and I are still going strong with our Matched Betting trial. He is totally sold on the idea of it being able to bring …

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The Butterfly Effect of FIRE

Interesting conversation myself and Mr Fire had over breakfast this morning. Firstly as we hardly ever get to sit down for breakfast as just the two of us and secondly as it was all over an email I received. I'm terrible for checking my emails (those of you who leave comments and send me emails …

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The Financial Excuse Mentality, Do you have it?

 “Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.” ―George Washington Carver Today during my normal hour long lunchtime phone call with Mr Fire, we picked up on something rather strange. One of the first things I loved about Mr Fire was his self awareness which I find is …

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Learning to build a FIRE: Beginners Guide to Financial planning

"He who loses money, loses much; He who loses a friend, loses much more; He who loses faith, loses all" --Eleanor Roosevelt This post is long overdue for me in my opinion. How can I possibly work towards FIRE when all the details are scattered throughout my very busy brain? I never really knew much …

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