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by Egg
Fri Nov 14, 2014 8:55 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Egg's journal
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Re: Egg's journal

Oh, and I wanted to mention... You have got to start investing (well, never have to do anything I suppose, but I highly recommend it!) Look into index investing with dollar cost averaging (DCA). It's simple, inexpensive, conservative, and as safe as investments can be. It fits in great with an &quo...
by Egg
Mon Nov 10, 2014 6:02 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Egg's journal
Replies: 118
Views: 35637

Re: Egg's journal

October Income - £2000 Salary - £2000 Expenditure - £310 Bank account subscription fee - £10 Mobile contract - £30 Eating/drinking out - £90 Food - £20 Self-storage unit - £70 Entertainment - £90 Savings rate: 84.5% On the surface of it a decent month for savings, but then I only spent a few days a...
by Egg
Mon Oct 20, 2014 3:52 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Egg's journal
Replies: 118
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Re: Egg's journal

Looking back at my expenses, I have to wonder how much of it is necessary. Here are my rationalisations. Feel free, anybody, to pick holes. Bank account - comes with higher interest than a normal current account, partially offsetting cost plus travel insurance and worldwide free atm usage. Spending ...
by Egg
Sat Oct 18, 2014 10:11 am
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Egg's journal
Replies: 118
Views: 35637

Re: Egg's journal

Time to share some specific information. So as not to spam this journal, I'll keep to the last six months for now. If some stuff you'd expect to be there isn't, don't be surprised - I spend a fair bit of my life at sea, so my particular pattern of expenditure fluctuates wildly. For that reason, I'm ...
by Egg
Sat Oct 04, 2014 1:18 pm
Forum: ERE Journals
Topic: Egg's journal
Replies: 118
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Egg's journal

Last updated: 26 August 2020 About me - Around 30 - United Kingdom - Arts degree - Started working 2012 - Married, 1 kid, second expected in December 2020 - ISTP or INTP Motivation Drifted slowly away from 25 x expenses FI approach over the years of this journal. Partly because I wasn't disciplined ...