Hi, my name is Mr H and I'm a British Expat living in Cape Town, South Africa.
After leaving school with pretty much no qualifications I embarked on a successful career spanning over 25 years. I started as a Chain Man at 16 years old fetching and carrying for a civil engineer and ended as a Corporate Vice President at Of Operations for a Global Contact Centre organisation at 43.
I'd done OK, but after a fairly major health scare gave me a wake-up call, I decided there had to be more to life than climbing the corporate ladder until 65 and then hoping you live long enough to reap the benefits of all that hard work. So with the support & encouragement of my wife of less than 1 year I walked away from my corporate job with my life savings and an enthusiastic approach to living a better quality of life. This blog is the financial story of that journey and how I intend to make my life savings from 27 years of working last hopefully another 50 years supported by a few side hustles, some savvy investing and hopefully a little luck. If you'd like to come with me on the journey please subscribe and you'll be the first to know when I update the blog.
My Site Disclaimer
I am not a financial adviser, I have no financial qualifications and I am not an investing expert. Nothing on this site should be construed as advice. I will accept no liability for any action taken by an individual as a result of reading my blog.
As everyone's financial position is different, I recommend you do your own research before getting involved in any company I mention on my site. My blog is to share my experience and hopefully provide useful insight, However, whilst I might recommend companies and opportunities based on my experiences they are only based on my personal opinion and customer experience.
I may also receive payment in return for referrals to companies (at no cost to you) if you do decide to use a link on my site to visit a company I am a customer of. My recommendations are my own and I would not recommend a company I would not use myself.
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