Goals

Having a goal makes managing your personal finances much easier. You can focus on what you need to focus on, and it suddenly moves away from being an academic exercise to something that you can envisage moving you closer and closer to your goals.

Here you can find a collection of articles looking at how you can achieve your financial goals.

Personal Profit is now The Mindful Money Project!

Hello there good reader! I’m proud to announce that I have re-branded my site. No longer are we Personal Profit. We are now The Mindful Money Project! Why have I made the change? There were a few reasons why I made the change, other than being chronically indecisive! 1. Blogs in the same space with …

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7 biggest finance mistakes young professionals make in their 20s

The 7 biggest finance mistakes young professionals make in their 20s

Your 20s are a fantastic period of time. You’ve finished uni and, hopefully, put your skint student days behind you by landing your first full-time job. You’re finding your feet in a career and enjoying the new disposable income you’ve got. I’ve still got a few years left of my 20s, but a conversation yesterday …

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what is the difference between income and wealth?

What is the difference between income and wealth? And why you should care!

Understanding the difference between the two is important, especially when you’re trying to improve your personal financial situation. Ever heard the story of the janitor who surprised everyone when he died by leaving $5 million to his local library? Or the story of the famous athletes who earned multiple millions a year filing for bankruptcy? …

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how do i compare to the average net worth in the uk?

Average net worth in the UK – how do you compare?

Even though comparing yourself to others doesn’t always do your mental health much good, it is a helpful benchmark to check yourself against, not to mention a hell of a curiosity cruncher. I’ve run the numbers which are available publicly from the Office for National Statistics Total Wealth survey. So, ever asked yourself how do …

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