Money · Savings

The Simple Way To Save £1000’s

There is not a day that goes by where I don't see someone promoting a fancy new online course, or an E-book that Guarantee's to save you money. Do you know what they all have in common though?... you have to pay for them! Seems a little counter-intuitive to me. People are trying to SAVE… Continue reading The Simple Way To Save £1000’s

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One Month of Blogging

Today marks the one month anniversary of the Plan On Fire blog. *Loud applause for many minutes* Ok, let's get back to reality. A little over a month ago this blog was just a crazy idea in my head, and now a month later, it is a fully-fledged blog with readers and followers and everything!… Continue reading One Month of Blogging

Finance · Money · Philosophy

I Increased My Salary By 20% WITHOUT a Promotion

Everybody wants more money. No matter who you work for or what job your in, I'd bet that you feel you're underpaid and over-worked. Am I right? Well, that is the same position I found myself in around a year ago in mid-2019. I'd been working at the same telecoms company for 8 years, the… Continue reading I Increased My Salary By 20% WITHOUT a Promotion

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Monthly Income/Expense Report – June 2020

It's that time again, to round up the month's Income/Expenses and see how we did. As I alluded to on last months report, this is a post which will feature every month on the blog. The idea is it to keep track of EVERYTHING going in and out of our account, as I believe this… Continue reading Monthly Income/Expense Report – June 2020

Finance

Impulse Purchases Are Destroying Your Finances!

Who doesn't love the rush of adrenaline that comes with impulse buying?   Your walking round the store browsing, knowing you don't really need anything, but your having a little look anyway. Then all of a sudden... something appears in front of you.... a shiny new item you never knew you needed, but now you… Continue reading Impulse Purchases Are Destroying Your Finances!

Finance · Investing · Money · Savings

Premium Bonds…Are They Worth It?

Premium Bonds are without a doubt the UK's biggest savings product, with around 22 million people investing more than 86 Billion pounds between them, in the hope of winning one of the elusive, big money prizes. However, with the 'prize rate' set at just 1.4%, (which can be matched or even beaten by most regular,… Continue reading Premium Bonds…Are They Worth It?

Finance

Plan On F.I.R.E – The Beginning

The date is June 15th 2020, and this day will mark the first blog post of Plan On F.I.R.E. It is also a significant day for me personally, as I have just entered into a 3 year fixed mortgage deal on my property, which by the end of the deal if all goes to plan,… Continue reading Plan On F.I.R.E – The Beginning