Why Losing My Job Was the Best Thing That Happened To Me

I love my job and losing my job was one of the best things that ever happened to me

I know many of you have read my little story here, but I’ve been thinking a lot about big decisions lately, so I wanted to share some of those thoughts with you. I am actually really privileged in that I love my job. In fact, I have loved pretty much every job I’ve ever had….

Continue reading →

UK Bloggers Meet Up – 21 March Stratford-Upon-Avon

Just a quick note to say that there’s going to be a bloggers meet up for any of you personal finance or financial independence writers out there in the UK, or nearby (like BELGIUM!). Huw, from Financially Free by Forty is organising it: Stratford-Upon-Avon 21st March 10:00 Please contact Huw, or check his site for more…

Continue reading →

New Year’s Resolutions

I know we’re still in the middle of Christmas, but I just thought: ‘Hey! It”s nearly New Year!’ It’s time to make some resolutions. Now, I know we get all positive and tend to make a load of resolutions like ‘go to the gym to get in shape’ and ‘eat healthy’, ‘sort out my finances’,…

Continue reading →

Reasons to Be Thankful at Christmas

I wish you all a very Merry Christmas! I hope you are all happy on this very special day, and that you are at peace. We have many reasons to be thankful at Christmas. We have a had a fantastic year here at Chez There’s Value! We managed to get a really great bargain on…

Continue reading →

There’s Value – Liebster Award Nomination

MANY THANKS! Joe at Budget Breakaway kindly nominated me for a Liebster Award, which I accept! The rules of accepting are: 1. Display the Liebster Award logo on your blog (done!) 2. Link back to the person who has nominated you (done!) 3. Answer the questions they have posed (done!) 4. Create questions of your…

Continue reading →

Follow Me on Bloglovin’

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I recently re-discovered Bloglovin’ – it makes it easier to keep track of the other blogs I follow, e.g. those that are on my blogroll. Check it out. I have made a group on there to follow the other dividend, frugalism, and value investment blogs I like to keep an…

Continue reading →