Question Hello! I am going to make this as short and to the point as possible, as to get a plan rolling immediately! My monthly income in $2,700. My monthly bills total $1612.97. $500 for rent. $300 on ...Continue reading
“Wealthy, successful and miserable: The upper echelon is hoarding money and privilege to a degree not seen in decades. But that doesn’t make them happy at work.”
Question New York Times magazine article: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/02/21/magazine/elite-professionals-jobs-happiness.html The one thing that attracted my attention were these two sentences (the man quoted gets 1.2 million dollars a year, as said in the previous paragraph to this): > He had received an ...Continue reading
Everyone talks about 20% downpayment for a house as a goal, but what about average cost of moving, furniture, and first few months expenses. Any perspective or thoughts on that?
Question My fiancé [27F] and I [29M] are saving for a house in the $400,000 range. We’re getting married in Nov and then after the holidays plan to be actively on the market so ideally we’ll be in ...Continue reading
Me and a couple friends are planning to get an apartment together and split the bills 3 ways. Would it be wise to do this? And if so, durring or after college?
Question Me and a couple friends are planning to get an apartment together and split the bills 3 ways. Would it be wise to do this? And if so, durring or after college? Answers Someone answered: Lived with multiple friends ...Continue reading
Question Just in case you are so inclined to fire off an email to HR, your direct deposits coming to NFCU are delayed this morning due to a hiccup in their system. Answers Someone answered: I noticed the same ...Continue reading
Question I’m going to [sell my flat](https://www.reddit.com/r/UKPersonalFinance/comments/aqjlog/keep_flat_or_sell_to_invest_in_bonds/), and having thought about it more since that thread, for tax reasons I want to pay off my home mortgage and stuff the rest (£335k) in to an S&S ISA. But ...Continue reading
Question I was having a discussion with a friend who is interested in becoming a digital nomad. He tells me that providing he has no permanent home in the UK, goes travelling and stays in no country longer ...Continue reading
Question I’ve worked for the last 8 years earning far more than what I need to get by. Instead of saving that excess, I spent most of it on cars, luxury items, and whatever else I wanted. ...Continue reading
Question I have around £5k sitting in various accounts. £1.7k in a 2.5% interest Halifax account £1.5k in 5% TSB £2k in 5% Nationwide account Is there a better place I can keep this money for further growth. My ...Continue reading
Question Please use this thread to have discussions which you don’t feel warrant a new post to the sub. While the Rules for posting questions on the basics of personal finance/investing topics are relaxed a little bit here, ...Continue reading