TBT: Why China banned Peppa Pig

Have you stopped and taken stock of your own personal culture? So I thought this article was kind of interesting. China has banned Peppa Pig. Peppa Pig has been one of the best selling children’s books in China in recent years. But now Peppa, along with a number of other foreign titles, is being banned. […]

TBT: You don’t care if you’re happy

You’re biologically driven towards survival and mating. Happiness doesn’t even rate. You don’t want to be happy. I’m serious. You don’t. You don’t necessarily want to be unhappy either. You just don’t care. As far as you’re concerned, happiness is largely irrelevant. Now you might be thinking, hang on Dymphna. You don’t know me. We’ve […]

Property Affordability: How Did House Prices Get So Expensive? [Part 2]

On Tuesday, I showed you that young people are actually not smooshed avocado eating hipster whingers. (Who would have thought?) I showed you some amazing charts that prove just how much harder the property market is for young people these days. (If you missed it, Part 1 in this series is here.) Before I can help […]

Property Affordability: BS or Reality? My take on it… [Part 1]

As a successful property investor and as someone who has done their time in the trenches of the market, people expect me to side with the “Harden-up Kids” brigade – with the people who think that the only thing young people need to help them buy a house is a teaspoon of concrete and a […]