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Is a PhD compatible with Financial Independence? Part 2

Part two on my thoughts and experiences on doing a PhD in the UK, and whether or not it is compatible with the desire to be financially independent.

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UK Government to raise the State Pension age to 75?

News reports claim that the government plans to raise the state pension age to 75. This post talks about my thoughts on the topic.

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My newfound appreciation for podcasts

I’ve been converted to podcasts! A look at some of my favourites over the last few months.

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Happy Birthday to me! One year blogiversary

A post to mark one year of blogging. Where has the time gone!?

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Is a PhD compatible with Financial Independence?

My thoughts on what a PhD in the UK involves, and whether it is worth doing on the path to FI.

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My Investment Strategy Statement

My investment strategy, philosophy and goals.

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Financial lessons from unlikely places: Video Games

All manner of things and experiences, some more obvious than others, can shape how you view money. In this instance, I wanted to delve into the subject of video games and how they may have impacted the way I spend and save.

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If you had ten years to live

The second in a series of thought experiments proposed by Saving Ninja. What would you do if you had ten years to live?

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The Importance of Diversification

Inspired by a recent article, I wanted to post a few thoughts on the importance of diversification, whether in finance or in many other areas of life.

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The Million Pound Question

The Million Pound Question! A thought experiment proposed by Saving Ninja.