Category Archives: Random Thoughts


Mr Zombie   July 31, 2017   21 Comments on Forons

The financial side of my brain has been programmed over the last few years to make quick and beneficiary financial decisions (at least in the sense that they aid my quest for financial independence). Sure, there are some circumstances that require deeper thought, a bit of prodding about inside my grey matter,to come up with a sound decision.  But for… Read more »

A Rough Life

Mr Zombie   June 20, 2017   11 Comments on A Rough Life

He is awoken from slumber by a repetitive beeping.  Rolling over, he silences the alarm for exactly ten minutes.  He’s tired. 10 peaceful minutes pass, then he climbs out from a warm cocoon made of blanket and mattress to an indoor atmosphere, perfectly heated to a cosy 21 degrees celsius.  Swings his bare feet onto plush carpet and yawns.  Another… Read more »

So…What Next?

Blimey, it’s been a busy few weeks at Work.  Work in the mornings before going into Work.  Work in the evening before climbing into bed to get some rest for getting up for Work.  Work at the weekends, that traditional break from Work. I don’t mind busy periods at work, but this one is stretching out towards a month and… Read more »

An Arbitrage Machine

Imagine you had a perpetual arbitrage machine, a machine that would create risk free profits for you, forever.  It would nearly be as cool as a perpetual motion machine. You there at the back, with your hand up.  Come hither and speak.  What is arbitrage?  Well, Wikipedia defines it as; …an arbitrage is a transaction that involves no negative cash flow… Read more »