November Expenses – $1026.75

December 5, 2014

Here is a breakdown of my expenses for November. Household $401.60 Entertainment $71.70 Transportation $63.06 Food $152.17 Student Loan $106.00 Travel $149.10 Phone $26.81 Health $56.31 Total $1026.75   My November expenses were back at the level I prefer.  I came very close to making my stretch goal of keeping my expenses to $1000 a […]

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October Expenses – $2275.43

December 5, 2014

Here is a breakdown of my expenses for October. I thought I had already posted these, but since the post is nowhere to be found on my blog I guess I didn’t or it just disappeared somehow. Household $464.85 Entertainment $103.51 Transportation $83.94 Food $131.05 Student Loan $106.00 Travel $580.50 Phone $26.81 Health $722.46 Total […]

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December 2014 Goals

December 4, 2014

I have been exceptionally lazy the last few weeks. That is evidenced by the fact that I haven’t posted here since November 18th despite only working a few days since then. I’m okay with being lazy for a day or two, but when it stretches to weeks it is a problem. I’m definitely in a […]

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October Income – $2128.63

November 14, 2014

Here is a breakdown of my income for October. Online Income $646.25 Healthy Wage $600 Interest $7.01 Cash Back $27.82 Amazon FBA $5.00 Dividends $1.14 Jobs $841.41 Total $2128.63   My income was pretty good in October considering I only worked a couple of weeks. My online income was almost exactly the same as last […]

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September Safe Withdrawal Rate – 39.48%

November 10, 2014

I’m way behind getting this up due to last week’s vacation and general laziness the two weeks before the vacation. I plan to write a post a day this week to get caught up. My SWR for September was  39.48%. That is down from 37.25% the month before. The decrease was due to the declining […]

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My Same Day Passport Experience

November 1, 2014

You may know from previous posts that I have a trip to Cancun with my girlfriend and my mom planned for Monday. As preparation for that trip I got out my passport Thursday afternoon to add my passport number to my airline ticket reservation. I was dismayed to see that my passport had expired in […]

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