Personal finances

Quite frankly, the secret to excellent personal finances in the developed world today is only 10 words long: spend less than you earn and save/invest the difference. This post series will delve a little deeper into the details of this very simple recipe for lasting wealth.

Firstly, we will take a look at why personal finances also lie at the foundation of the strategy for sustainable living being built on this blog. Following this post, four topics are covered: wealth, saving, investment and borrowing.

Wealth:

Saving:

Investment:

Borrowing:

This series will also feature some examples from my life which should help in making things clearer:

Wealth:

Investment:

Finally, we will take a look at the standard three final summary posts of this category of the One in a Billion project:

A final post will emphasize the importance of staying realistic about the speed and reliability with which you can build financial resilience.

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