My Media Fast

My Media Fast One of the things recommended by The 4-Hour Workweek (affiliate link) is a media fast. The author lays out “the rules”, which are essentially no web surfing, no news or newspapers, no magazines, no audiobooks, no TV, and no reading. There are a couple of...

The Cycle of More

The Cycle of More Have you ever noticed that the more you have, the more you want? And the less satisfying what you do get seems? I’ve noticed this especially with eating out: the more I eat out, the more I want to eat out. It would be easier for me not to eat out at all than for...

What is a routing number on a debit card?

What is a routing number on a debit card? Asking “What is a routing number on a debit card?” is actually a pretty common question. It doesn’t matter why you’re asking but I’ll give you the answer… there is no routing number on a debit card. But I get your confusion. Every...

Commodities: A Switch from Stocks

Commodities: A Switch from Stocks Everyone loves the thrill of a roller coaster ride. The slow climb to the top. The uncontrolled screaming and the rumble in your stomach as you zoom down to the bottom, only to start the slow ascent once again. There is a tickling sensation that travels up and down...

Entering the Buy to Let Industry

Entering the Buy to Let Industry Buy to lets can potentially offer a great return on investment. As confidence continues to grow within the mortgage market, mortgage rates as well as deposit required for buy to let purchases drops as mortgage lenders increase the loan to value they’re prepared lend...

Is your business ready for the new financial year?

Is your business ready for the new financial year? If you’re still catching up from sorting all of the end-of-year finances in your business, it might be about time to assess your plans for the rest of the new financial year. Whether you’re looking at expanding, holding onto your current growth forecast or staying...

Changing Times Lead to Mortgage Uncertainty

Changing Times Lead to Mortgage Uncertainty Changes Times Are upon Us Problems with the mortgage industry recently led to an unprecedented crisis, which created global ripples within financial systems across the world. Risky lending and other unsound practices nearly brought the industry to its knees, so...