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Monevation

Mental accounting is the reason why people treat some kinds of money or assets as intrinsically different to others. It can lead to strange outcomes.

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Stuck in a rut? Want to change up your job, your finances – and most of all your future? Guest author David Sawyer has a few ideas…

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As yet another would-be extreme early retiree has qualms about jumping off the end of the diving board, it’s worth considering why…

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Scams and unfeasible investment schemes often catch people unawares because they do not think hard enough about the risks they are taking.

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I lived like a well-off student doing a Masters degree for about 20 years past the date on that lifestyle packet. It saved me a fortune!

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Even with the soundest investing strategy, you’ve got to believe in and stick with it over the long term…

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The Rule of 300 is a quick and dirty shortcut to estimating how much money you’ll need saved to meet your income needs.

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Do you have a money mind?

Are you mentally prepared to be an good investor? Todd Wenning puts you on the couch and looks inside your brain…

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I don’t like the rampantly popular FIRE acronym because I believe it gives a limiting view of the possibilities of financial freedom. So there!

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Coming across a cache of documents dated to the start of my investing journey made me melancholy…

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Don’t forget your can opener

Will you be one of those misers found dead in a bed with his nose touching the ceiling because of all the money stuffed under the mattress?

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Have you ever wondered who you’re borrowing money off when you go into debt? If you think you’re being given money by a bank or credit card company, think again.

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Our writer on (and nearly in) retirement goes back to school without leaving his home office…

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Can I live like a millionaire?

How long does it take to save a million pounds and will I be making my roll-ups with £50 pound notes when I get there?

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Simple strategies for spending more time on holiday for less money while enjoying it more.

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The vote to Brexit has sent the UK into a state of upheaval. At times it’s felt like a mashup of The Thick of It meets Big Brother. Indeed if we are living in a computer simulation – as Tesla’s Elon Musk recently reminded us is probably the case – then ours seems to be [...]

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