5 Ways to Save Money When in Between Jobs

There is no longer any such thing as a job for life. You can spend the time in between jobs by upgrading your CV, learning new skills and saving money so you have the necessary finances to travel to job …

Simon Oates5 Ways to Save Money When in Between Jobs

4 Simple Ways to make your Business Stronger

Running a successful company isn’t just about maximising profits. It also requires you to make sure your business is robust enough to withstand difficult periods. With this in mind, here are four straightforward ways to make your firm stronger.   …

Simon Oates4 Simple Ways to make your Business Stronger

Remittance: your guide to working abroad

At some point in their lives individuals might consider working abroad. For most, it goes no further than that, a whim that remains unfulfilled. However, for a significant number, the dream becomes a reality, perhaps in the form of a …

Simon OatesRemittance: your guide to working abroad

How to Retire at 50 (Or Sooner!)

Retirement. Saying goodbye to emails, meetings and deadlines. Enjoying relaxing days and having the time to spend on life’s passions. You may have heard many friends, colleagues and relatives talking about ‘retiring at 50′ or ’55’ as an ambitious or …

Simon OatesHow to Retire at 50 (Or Sooner!)

Early Retirement Calculator – Is Early Retirement a Real Option?

We have used Microsoft OneDrive functionality to bring you this Early Retirement Calculator. This resource is free to use, and the tool does not retain any of your personal information. All we ask is that if you find this calculator …

Simon OatesEarly Retirement Calculator – Is Early Retirement a Real Option?

Advantages and Disadvantages of Cash ISAs

Cash ISAs are tax-advantageous savings accounts, where income tax isn’t payable on the interest earned. These individual savings accounts are limited to one per person each year and have a pre-determined savings limit, which can be a mix of cash …

Simon OatesAdvantages and Disadvantages of Cash ISAs

How to Become a Good Saver

My personal views on saving are made very clear on Financial Expert. In my article ‘How to Retire at 50‘ I explain that our ability to save will dramatically affect our future lives. First and foremost, saving will determine whether …

Simon OatesHow to Become a Good Saver

What is a Rentier? And why you’ll love being one

You’ve woken up in the morning, and have cooked yourself a proper breakfast. You turn on your laptop and have a glance at the financial markets. Stock have been taking a beating recently, but on average over the past 3 …

Simon OatesWhat is a Rentier? And why you’ll love being one

Investing Guide for Beginners

Welcome to Financial Expert‘s Investing Guide for Beginners. Whether you just want to find out what investing is all about, or you want specific tips for beginning to invest – this website should contain the answers to most of your …

Simon OatesInvesting Guide for Beginners

How to Open a Bank/Savings Account (UK)

As part of our personal finance advice for young people, here is a quick article outlining how to open a bank account. These may appear like trivial steps, but I guarantee that at least a third of people forget the …

Simon OatesHow to Open a Bank/Savings Account (UK)