Money Management

Barefoot Goes to Church

“Did you get a letter … from the Bishop?” my mother asked casually over coffee a couple of months back. I looked at her for a full 30 seconds in silence. “I get a lot of letters from old people”,...

Money Management

The Power of a Simple Plan

A couple of years ago my wife dragged me along to the opening of an art exhibition. Dutifully, I stood there with a glass of bubbly in one hand and a quizzical look in the other. I felt as out...


Bravo Barefooter!

Today, I thought I’d share with you the true story of a Barefooter hero named ‘James’ (I changed his name because he’s too proud to be singled out), who five years ago was an average twentysomething with no special skills, qualifications or cash.

Buying a car

The Baby Boomer Bank

While we all drive different cars, we’re all essentially trying to get to the same destination. Whether you know it or not, you’re on a road trip to wealth.