Generosity: Introduction

June 28, 2020 MrR2A 0

Generally the road to Financial Independence focuses on two things: Reducing expenses and increasing income. There’s not often a lot of discussion about money that people just plain give away. […]

Cashing up annual leave

June 11, 2020 MrR2A 1

Here in little ol’ New Zealand we are lucky to have four weeks of annual holidays enshrined in legislation (at least if you’re a permanent employee). But one thing I […]

Health Insurance in New Zealand

January 24, 2020 MrR2A 0

New Zealand has a fairly comprehensive public health system. It’s not perfect. There can be long wait times at emergency departments. And we pay an arm and a leg to […]

NZ’s Online PAYE Calculator

December 20, 2019 MrR2A 4

Of the many helpful finance tools on the internet, it can sometimes be hard to find ones that take NZ circumstances specifically into account. I recently found out that in […]

Our Experience With Debt

October 31, 2019 MrR2A 0

I thought this week I’d take some time to share a bit of our personal experience. Often I write about general concepts and ideas as they are things I relate […]

How Much Should A Wedding Cost?

September 26, 2019 MrR2A 0

I should begin by saying this post is not going to be prescriptive like the title suggests. If after reading this you are satisfied that it’s the right thing for […]