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.

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More on happiness and money

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Can people learn how to spend their money in ways that increase their happiness? Some psychologists think so. Here’s the second part of a summary of serious research into the best ways of spending money. Drawn from a study by Daniel Gilbert (pictured) and others, it was published in the Journal Consumer Psychology. The full [...]

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Can money buy happiness?

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Yes, money can buy happiness. But it buys less than most people think. That is the starting point for a revealing study of research into what makes people happy. Carried out by serious thinkers including Daniel Gilbert (pictured) and published in the Journal Consumer Psychology, the full article If money doesn’t make you happy, then [...]