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Archive for January, 2009

vote for me!!

Vote for me @ Free Money Finance March Madness competition.
I’m in Game 11 - although I was doing ok at the start, I’ve taken a hammering, so if you want to head over and fix that I’d be grateful.
We’re all playing for charity - mine is Oxfam.

ending relationships and personal finance

So far 2009 doesn’t look like it’s going to be a great year for relationships. One of my friends has split up with her partner, and another has indicated that he and his partner will probably go their separate ways sooner rather than later. Coincidentally, both are almost exactly the same age (to within a [...]

the first piece of financial advice I received

Although my parents both used to work in finance, they actually weren’t that big on financial advice. We had savings accounts as kids, but were not particularly encouraged to save money, and most of the time we didn’t have regular pocket money. Our grandparents lived a few hundred miles away so we didn’t see them [...]

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