In Paris this week every country in the world agreed that it is critical to limit global warming. Far from being expensive and difficult, my own experience is that living the low carbon lifestyle we all need to make this goal a reality is very ... Read moreFive tips for saving £1000s AND slashing your carbon footprint
A lot of people found the recent elections quite depressing, and not just because of the outcome. For all the arguments on policy, the main parties seemed quite close in a lot of their thinking. One such area was economic growth. Both Labour and ... Read moreEconomic growth through consumption will destroy us
A report last year from Credit Suisse showed that you need just £2,400 to be in the wealthiest half of the world’s citizens. £50,000 puts you in the top 10% of the global ‘rich list’, and £520,000 gets you in the top 1%. So most of us reading this ... Read moreThe Happy Two-Tonne Lifestyle
Problems are constantly in the news, but it’s rare that any solutions are mentioned. This can’t be good for our state of mind, individually or collectively. The coverage of global extreme weather events creates a sense of crisis. Climate change is ... Read moreProblems? Solutions!
Financial independence is becoming something of a buzz word, and you may have heard it around the place. It can radically change your life for the better. But what the heck is it? Put simply, Financial Independence (or FI to its friends) is, quite ... Read moreWhat financial independence really is – and what it can do for you