Welcome the first ever Five Minute Friday, where I'll deal with a subject or question in (hopefully) less than five minutes. Today I answer David from Wigan's question about whether...
We all have to start somewhere on our financial journey. I set up this site to help everyone, no matter where they are starting from.
I reckon there are three stages to financial freedom, which, if you get right consistently, will ensure you end up wealthy in whatever definition of that word applies to you. The three steps are:
Budget – Spend less than you earn
Protect – Insure yourself and your family against disaster
Invest – Make sure the money you save is put to good use, keeping down costs and tax
The resources to the right will help you with the Budget part of this process. The latest posts below cover everything in the Get Started category and don't forget you can always use the search function at the top right to find whatever you need.