Laura joins me on the podcast to discuss how she saved £15,000 and then £25,000, before taking the plunge to making her first investment in 2020.
Many people are in a similar position where they are able to save money but struggle to get started investing, whether that's out of fear or out of procrastination, or a bit of both.
In this episode we talk through Laura's journey of how she managed to save huge sums of money even on a relatively low salary. We then discuss how she started to educate herself on investing before making her first investment. As well as finishing the episode by touching on how she feels now that she is an investor and whether she plans to keep investing going forward.
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Tara from @allourbestintentions joined me on this podcast episode to discuss SIPPs.
A SIPP, or Self Invested Personal Pension, is one option available for us in the UK to invest for the long-term. These differ to Workplace Pensions (which is what I currently have), so we first started by talking...
Anna from @pandabossanna joined me on this episode to talk about passive income streams and side hustles.
Building up passive income streams, whether that's through investing or a side hustle, is a goal that many people have so that they can be 'free' from working a 9-5 job.
We started off the...
Timi from @mrmoneyjar becomes the first person to make his second appearance on The Making Money Simple Podcast to discuss all things index funds.
Timi starts us off with the basics and breaks down exactly what index funds are, before we move onto discussing the pros and cons of using index...