An economist is someone who didn't have enough personality to become an accountant.

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Money is like manure. If you spread it around it does a lot of good. But if you pile it up in one place it stinks like hell. - Jr Murchison

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How to save $600 per month.

How to save $600 per month.

This article will only resonate with a certain group of people - that is smokers! I've just found out how much cigarettes cost now and thought I would include a calculator for the smokers amongst us that perhaps need to be motivated to think about their habit. Using the calculator ...

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Insurance – the nitty gritty.

Insurance – the nitty gritty.

Insurance basics Following on from last weeks post Insurance - do you need it?  this article will list the various types of personal insurance available and give a brief outline of their workings. Insurance is a very complicated subject so therefore in this post I will be giving you the basics ...

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Insurance – do you need it?

Insurance – do you need it?

Insurance - do you need it? You think an accident will never happen to you? Insurance - do you need it? That's the way I used to think until I was convinced to insure myself and my family. It does cost to insure yourself against everything - house, car, travel, permanent disability ...

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Compound interest – a train trip

Compound interest – a train trip

Saving with Compound Interest Compound interest is one of the most often spoken of terms in the finance vocabulary. It can also become complicated when really it's quite a simple concept. One of the best ways I've ever heard it described is by comparing it to a child's story as ...

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