Frugality or Mindful Spending?

Do you have to adopt extreme frugality in order to achieve financial independence? Is there a specific type of money attitude you need to adopt? I don’t think there’s a straightforward answer to that question. In reality, there’s a multitude of answers that could suit anyone’s approach to achieving FIRE. Different Approaches to Achieving Financial […]

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The Middle Ground

I have always enjoyed saving money. When I was a child and my grandparents gave me the odd 50p or £1, I would always cling to it with joy and put it straight in my moneybox. I used to love it when my moneybox felt heavy with coins. That feeling stayed with me as I […]

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The Lightbulb Moment

So, how did we come to the pretty momentous life goal of financial independence? Twitter was actually the catalyst for change. For better or worse, social media definitely has an impact on our lives these days! Back in March 2016, in the depths of winter, I was scrolling through Twitter, when a retweet caught my […]

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So, Here We Are

Hi! Thanks for stopping by. So, here we are. The very first post. I’m Mrs. LLC. Married to Mr. LLC, otherwise known as Team LLC. We wanted to start A Life Less Conventional as we’ve just begun to embark on an exciting adventure – to save. A lot. Financial Independence Goal Save, I hear you […]

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