What is Money Week to you?
Money Week is upon us again so expect a lot of advice to come your way.
To me, Money Week, which starts on September 5, is a bit like Father’s Day.
It’s nice to get a bit of extra attention, but it doesn’t feel special.
When you’ve got children who make you proud, every day is Father’s Day.
Similarly, every week is Money Week when your job is writing about money.
Money Week does have a use though, and it is similar to the use many people put birthdays, Christmas and New Year to.
Dates on the calendar can provide moments to judge our progress.
I no longer get excited about my birthday (you don’t when you’re 45) but it’s a day on which I take stock, and judge my achievements and failures in the previous 12 months in the life of Rob. Ditto New Year’s Day.
Some of the musing is money-