And today, one of my favourite topics, that I have a love/hate relationship with: dating. I know some of you love dating, and others are struggling for decent dates. For me, in addition to the challenges of dating as a feminist, how awkward is it to date as someone on the FI path?
Last weekend I was in Manchester and planned to spend the Sunday morning hanging in the Northern quarter, snapping and admiring the street art. However, the weather wasn’t co-operating with me. As much as I pretend I am weatherproof – in reality, I am a wimp. And so unexpectedly my street art morning became a […]
370 days ago I never dreamed I’d be here yet 365 days ago I published the first post on MsZiYou, this feminist personal finance blog. And here we are, as of today, MsZiYou is 1 year old. Happy Birthday Blog! More about my choice of name, MsZiYou here. MsZiYou shares my experiences on my journey to […]
I, like many many people who are interested in personal finances, have a money spreadsheet. It’s a very useful spreadsheet, albeit a bit ugly, showing my financial numbers and those of the past. It also contains some forward-looking elements, with projections into the future. All pretty standard in these circles and something that really helps me […]
Good morning everyone, hope you enjoyed that extra hour in bed. I know I certainly did, although my cat was less than pleased that breakfast was served later. Many people use the New Year to measure progress, however, I like to do things differently. So why not use an alternative method, based on the seasons […]
I am lucky. I was born to a white middle-class family in a wealthy country. Education was readily available to me without excessive cost. I have been supported to live my dreams. These and many more privileges have allowed me to become rich and a dollar millionaire by 37. But not everyone has been so fortunate.