No longer updating

It's a shame, but I'm no longer updating this website. Busy setting up new ventures.

I'll leave it up for anyone who's interested.

Thanks to all regular readers, and all the best for the future.

Cheers, PJ

Youth money thoughts

Anyone can learn about money.

Anyone can help anyone else learn.

Making mistakes doesn't mean you're hopeless.

Managing money is a lot about relationships & understanding other people.

Good financial education is not about turning people into more savvy consumers.

Good financial education starts with young people's interests and builds on their strengths.

Inside money

Rules of thumb better than tricky tests


Tim Harford, known to many as the undercover economist, has been pushing round a question from a financial literacy test that a US professor uses to gauge how well people understand underlying principles. It’s a muddleheaded and unhelpful test. Which I will explain later. I’ll also reveal something far more interesting and insightful from […]