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Orca continues to share the stories of our frugal-minded investors. Frugality is not a set of rules or sacrifices. Each investor can find their own unique way to make it work and to stick to it effectively. Orca hopes you’ll find these stories helpful for building your own definition of financial minimalism. Investing well can be key to your ability to live comfortably for a long time to come. The next hero of this thrifty…

The whole pandemic situation has certainly changed the way we live. Perhaps no where is that more true than in finance. Many of us had to learn how to operate on a budget the hard way. But as they say, there’s always a silver lining. In this case that happened to be the very valuable knowledge of how to be smart with your money. In these hard times, people rethought their financial habits and modified…

Thrifty, spartan, and prudent – these are the suggested synonyms for ‘frugal’. While this word normally describes positively simplistic life habits, it also has a direct correlation to wealth-building. If you look after the pennies, the pounds will look after themselves according to the old saying. In more modern terms, frugality is what the analysts call ‘effective private wealth management’. New habits – new opportunities You wouldn’t expect the virus to push you towards better…