Monthly Archives: August 2015

I am a simplteon

Mr Zombie   August 29, 2015   10 Comments on I am a simplteon

Plenty of things in life seem complicated, but can be stripped back and made pretty simple. Staying healthy?  A huge part of this is eating right and exercising.  We all know this.  And end up over complicating things.  People jump from one diet or health fad to the next whilst burning through money using personal trainers or going to exercise… Read more »

Cause your crystal ball ain’t so crystal clear

The sheer amount of information around investing is terrifying when you first look into it.  At first glance it seems like every single person has a crystal ball that is firing on all cylinders. Brokers have such compellingly strong views on stocks, BUY & SELL they scream. Log into a forum and it is rife with strong opinions.  ‘The Investing… Read more »

SWR 4%: An ongoing investigation – July Update

A broken laptop has meant very little time spent doing any writing this month, I tried on my phone but found it far too stressful.   A quick belated update on this to catch up. Recap Back to the beginning.  It’s now seven months into the experiment where Mr Z in Parallel Universe Number 1 pulled the trigger on early retirement.  This… Read more »