After a brief hiatus, I’m back and playing catchup as usual. So this Net Worth report will be a quick summary of two months for the price of one! Recent Posts: Before we get into some figures, here is a recap of what was posted since the last update in
Saving for an adequate pension is no easy task. It takes a lot of discipline and commitment over many years against the headwinds of inflation to achieve an amount of money needed to see out your later years, a number that can seem frankly mind-boggling. So can some relatively minor
After two weeks of glorious, rain-free tennis action, Wimbledon fortnight is over and it was certainly one of the best in recent memory. Simona Halep won her second grand slam toppling the queen of SW19 Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic overcame the mighty Roger Federer in the longest men’s final
Greetings all. It’s the 1st of July and that can only mean one thing – It’s Wimbledon fortnight. The greatest tennis tournament has kicked off and there is an insane number of matches to watch, enjoy and (hopefully) make a little bit of money from. Over the coming 2 weeks,
So here it is, the 12th instalment of my net worth report which therefore marks a full-year of publishing these figures. Let’s see what’s been going with that, and more generally, in Pursue FIRE world 😉 Updates Before I get into the usual monthly figures I thought I’d quickly ramble
I recently published a post about in-play tennis prices on Betfair Exchange and how, given the mechanical structure of tennis scoring, one could identify ahead of time the likely levels player prices might reach in the event of a pivotal moment (such as breakpoints and sets won). Entering a trade
This is the Pursue FIRE Each Way Betting Report. Starting with a bank of just over £500, horses have been selected for ‘each way bets’ based on nothing other than their perceived statistical value across a number of bookmakers using specialised software from OddsMonkey. To date, my account has grown over
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‘Billion Dollar Whale’ is an incredible book, which they actually tried to ban publishing in Britain. It examines the incredible tale of how one man swindled over $5bn with the aid of Goldman Sachs in what has been described as the “heist of the century”. Gobsmacking how this sort of thing continues to happen.