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incidental expenses whilst travelling

Travelling can be hard work. I got back from the Munich Oktoberfest on Monday in an epic 12 hours, (including an hour at work picking up and sorting out my replacement laptop).
One of the biggest problems with extended journeys, especially on the way home is that it’s often slightly boring, and you end up spending [...]

are joint finances necessary

This is a guest post from Living Almost Large about finance and the American Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS)
Sort of a financial topic but a funny spin on it. I have to say joint accounts are absolutely necessary when you are marrying a foreigner. Sounds counterintuitive, that you should have separate accounts, [...]

and what do you have to show for it?

I don’t know if any of you have read Your Money or Your Life, but there’s an exercise at the beginning where you have to add up all the income you’ve ever had, and then calculate your net worth. I was a little bored on the train the other week, so I had a go [...]

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