Author: James Scott

net worth updates

June Net Wealth Reports

Welcome to the June net wealth report update, where I curate some of the best reports from around the blogger sphere. This month we’ve seen a big increase in people’s net wealth, as the...

FI/RE movement

Why did the FI/RE movement arise?

Have you ever stopped and thought why the Financial Independence, Retire Early (FI/RE movement) arose so quickly. Especially after the great recession of 2008? Why have so many people effectively “dropped out” of the...

net worth updates

May Net Worth Reports

I’ve been reading net wealth report and income reports for as long as I can remember. I’ve been following some of the biggest, such as Financial Samurai for years. Others, I jump bump into...

Afterpay pros and cons

Afterpay pros and cons

Afterpay exploded onto the Australian financial payments system several years ago. Aimed primarily at millennial consumers, it allows buyers to purchases goods today and pay for them in four equal installments. Unlike traditional consumer...