Dispelling Common Myths about the FIRE Movement

Dispelling Common Myths about the FIRE Movement

This blog is 3/4 of our FIRE- financial independence, retire early mini-series brought to you by Kate Cambell, founder of How to Money (HTM). The FIRE movement is often criticized in the media by sceptics and financial professionals alike. Often the reasons they put...
How being a “mate” can land you in catastrophic debt

How being a “mate” can land you in catastrophic debt

We may be hearing less these days about payday loans, but after tonight’s BBC Panorama: Easy Money, Tough Debt? you will be hearing loads more about guarantor loans. The investigation has discovered that people are in debt to the tune of over £1 billion. The kicker is...
Does it Augar Well for Students?

Does it Augar Well for Students?

Guest post by Brian Hipkin (@brianadamdan), Former Vice Chair AMOSSHE and CEO ReFRAME HE Consultancy. Well it’s here at last, 465 days in the making, weighing in at over 200 pages accompanied by 50+ recommendations; the Augar ‘Review of Post 18 Education and Funding’...
Got my mind on my money and my money on my mind

Got my mind on my money and my money on my mind

By Pete Quinn, Independent Consultant to the HE sector   Although the theme of Mental Health Awareness week this year is about body image, how we think we are perceived by others in all aspects of our lives has a big impact on our well-being. Whether this is in the...