Introducing the financial Independence space. New UK based personal finance podcast. Interviewing diverse people on the journey to FI.
011 - Season 1 Finale
Nov 23, 2018 • 16 min
This finale episode recaps the guests in Season 1 and what I’ve learned from their varied approaches to financial independence. Listener numbers are revealed for the season, and plans for a season 2 of UK FI Pod are discussed. UK FI Pod - Season 1 Episode…
010 - Ms ZiYou interviewed by Mrs YFG - Money, FI, Travel and Feminism
Nov 16, 2018 • 51 min
The tables are turned today as Mrs YFG interviews me, Ms ZiYou. I share the meaning behind the name Ms ZiYou and we cover loads of topics such as money and my FI plans, travel and hobbies. Feminism and the patriarchy get a mentions as well. If you want to…
009 - Tuppeny - Reached FI at 50 on a moderate salary
Nov 9, 2018 • 60 min
Today I’m so pleased to introduce Tuppeny from TuppenysFireplace. She shares her amazing story from a teenage single mum to becoming financially independant at 50. This is even more impressive when you learn she has never been a big earner and never paid…
008 - The Firestarter - UK FI Veteran - Living the Ideal Life
Nov 2, 2018 • 60 min
Please welcome a UK FI veteran, The Firestarter, or Andy as he is known today. We talk about money, work and why he now works part-time. He also shares how he came across FI and how his views have changed over the years. You can learn more about Andy at…
007 - Fat Brit Abroad - FI Groupie and Silly Car Fan
Oct 26, 2018 • 61 min
Today I talk to someone who isn’t an FI blogger…..but a (self-identified) FI groupie. I’m so happy to introduce Fat Brit Abroad, a regular commentor on UK FI Blogs. He confesses his love for silly cars and shares his plans to travel in the future. We also…
006 - Emma and Robert from - Zero Waste - Environmental Advocates
Oct 19, 2018 • 61 min
And today I am joined by Emma and Robert from They share their philosophy on money and how they achieved FI with kids. We also delve into how FI allows them to pursue a zero-waste lifestyle and become environmental advocates. You can…
005 - Ken The Humble Penny - Dancing, Music and how he met his wife
Oct 12, 2018 • 48 min
Today I interview Ken from The Humble Penny Ken shares how he’s now FI and talks money - and also shares titbits like where he met his wife and how he greets his kids each day. You can learn more about Ken at his blog -…
004 - Mr and Mrs Young FI Guy - Prosecco, social media stars and Carillion
Oct 5, 2018 • 57 min
Today I interview Mr and Mrs YFG from Young FI Guy ( . We cover lots of topics and hear what life is like in a couple where one partner is FI and the other person still works. We also learn who in their household is a social media…
003 - Leon Make Save Invest Money
Sep 28, 2018 • 48 min
Please join me as I interview Leon from Make Save Invest Money - and he shares how he paid of £23k in debt. We also delve deeper into life, Leon shares how he grew up in a council house in a low income family. And we ponder how we can address the…
002 - Flint Money on FIRE
Sep 21, 2018 • 45 min
Please join me as I interview Flint from Money on FIRE - - and he shares how his online business brought him to financial independence. We cover lots of topics from how Flint has found Inverness the perfect place to live, to how…
001 - Kristine Frugasaurus
Sep 15, 2018 • 48 min
Please join me as I interview Kristine from Frugasaurus ( and she shares her quest for sustainable financial independence. We cover lots of topics from her views on sustainability and investing to how she feels very rich now on a…
000 - Trailer
Aug 24, 2018 • 2 min
Introducing UK FI Pod - a new UK based financial independence podcast. Aiming to introduce you to the basics of FI and how these apply in the UK.