The 3 Books That Changed Our Lives

We believe that you are never too old to stop learning. We wanted to write this post to recommend the books that started the whole journey for us. Without these books we never would have started our journey to Financial Independence and would have spent thousands on fees for actively managed funds (read about that … Continue reading The 3 Books That Changed Our Lives

June 2020 Update

As we approach the half way point of 2020, Covid-19 is certainly still an ever present factor but life does continue to slowly return to normal. So much so, that when walking around the city it is easy to forget that we are still in the midst of a global pandemic. What is strikingly apparent … Continue reading June 2020 Update

May 2020 Update

As Covid-19 continues to consume 2020 month by month, it seems hard to believe that we are already in the middle of May. Here in Germany the impact of the virus has been kept to a minimum, certainly compared to other European countries and as a result the lock-down measures in places are finally starting … Continue reading May 2020 Update

April 2020 Update

It's been another roller-coaster month on the stock markets as Covid-19 continues to wreak havoc across the world. After our last update the markets continued to fall but have since started a tentative recovery after death rates decreased in China and then later in Italy and Spain, providing a ray of hope that there is … Continue reading April 2020 Update

Q1 2020 Portfolio Update

The first quarter of 2020 has been a bit of a roller coaster ride. In the first two months we were slowly climbing, blissfully unaware of the impending drop waiting for us in March. As with all good roller coasters, our stomach lurched as we began free falling and our portfolio lost £31,000 in a … Continue reading Q1 2020 Portfolio Update