Part 80

Hello and welcome back to Mortgage Advisor on FIRE.  A slightly shorter post this week as I’ve not been feeling great.  I’ll be talking a little bit about the football club I support and some more abysmal customer service.  Quote of the Week Although I’m not as enthusiastic about football as I once was, IContinue reading “Part 80”

Part 77

Hello and welcome back to Mortgage Advisor on FIRE.  This week I discuss the difference between risk reduction and risk elimination. Also, a week of change in my financial position. First, the Quote of the Week: If there is one thing that the pandemic has demonstrated, it is that many people struggle to understand the differenceContinue reading “Part 77”

Memes are Amazing

I love memes, much to the frustration of my girlfriend. I will often show her memes and she will simply reply, “you’re dumb” but with a smile on her face. I wouldn’t go as far as to say I’m obsessed with memes, but I do look forward to Tuesday so that I can look atContinue reading “Memes are Amazing”

Part 75

Hello and welcome back to Mortgage Advisor on FIRE.  This week I look at the crisis engulfing John Lewis, and retail in general.  I also highlight a local musician who has just released his first single.  Also, the usual financial updates.  First, the Quote of the Week. Quote of the Week Retail is ever changingContinue reading “Part 75”

Part 71

Hello and welcome back to Mortgage Advisor on F.I.R.E.  This week I vent a little as I discuss poor customer service with a related update regarding my BTL that is extremely frustrating. Also, news on a group weight loss challenge for charity. Quote of the Week I have had my fill of dealing with awfulContinue reading “Part 71”

Part 70

Hello and welcome back to Mortgage Advisor on F.I.R.E.  This week I talk about social media, and discuss whether anyone has a right to censor what other people post. Also, another significant update on my BTL. Social media has become so interwoven with life that it is becoming increasingly difficult to separate one’s physical lifeContinue reading “Part 70”

Part 67

Hello and welcome back to Mortgage Advisor on F.I.R.E.  This week I will talk about my return to work and a mistake I made with my daily meds.  I also look at my BTL now that a tenancy has been signed.   Quote of the Week Another quote that hits home.  Life does not have aContinue reading “Part 67”

Part 66

Hello and welcome back to Mortgage Advisor on F.I.R.E.  This week I discuss the bizarre situation with Gamestop shares, and some developments with my BTL property.  First, the Quote of the Week: Quote of the Week People are becoming too complacent about Covid, and it means many are dying unnecessarily.  The only time I stepContinue reading “Part 66”

Part 63

Hello and welcome back to Mortgage Advisor on F.I.R.E.  This week I will look at shocking developments in the United States, as well as the usual update on my finances.  First, the Quote of the Week. Quote of the Week Excuse my language, but he really is a fucking idiot.  Never in my life haveContinue reading “Part 63”

Part 62

Hello and welcome back to Mortgage Advisor on F.I.R.E, and Happy New Year to all my readers.  2021 sees a few minor changes to the blog, as mentioned in Part 61.  I did state that I would be covering my experiences of 2020 in this post, but instead I wrote about that in a specialContinue reading “Part 62”