Planning to be homeless

How to get things for free in the UK

April 8, 2014

Freecycle Gumtree Notice boards in local shops and supermarkets Car boot sales Networking, especially with old people Find out what local companies are getting rid of


Early Retirement Extreme – a very brief summary

April 3, 2014

This post about coffee (well, sort of) led me to this book, which looked interesting. Having scan read the book in 30 minutes I’d say the main points are: – don’t take credit, – spend as little as possible, – save/invest as much as possible, – analyse all your life decisions to see if you […]


Websites that could support homelessness

November 12, 2011

http://www.helpx.net Work free for food and housing all over the world. http://www.couchsurfing.org Stay on someone’s sofa for free anywhere. http://www.uship.com Get paid to ship goods while travelling. http://www.elance.com Do freelance work ¬†from anywhere. http://stripe.com Accept credit card payments online.


Password storage

November 12, 2011

Currently I store the details for all my bank and online accounts in hard copy. This must be made secure and portable. Is there a website that can store this data for me? What if I don’t have Internet access when I need it?


Planning to be homeless

November 12, 2011

This will be a series of articles thinking about how to survive without regular employment while travelling without a home.