114/132 Student Loan Strategy Shift

August 21, 2017

My student loan payoff has stalled out the last few months. Due to the lack of income during my eight weeks off from my job I was unable to make any big payments on my student loan. I’ve made a couple of payments in the last couple of months, but they were just enough to […]

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Some Photos from Bruges

August 16, 2017

Since I haven’t shared much from my three weeks in Europe earlier this year, and also because I’m feeling to lazy to write a proper post, I thought I would share some photos from one of the cities I visited while in Europe. I was in Bruges for three nights, which was about the right […]

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My Tiny $435 a Month Apartment

August 13, 2017

Last Sunday I moved into this tiny apartment. The landlord stated that it that measures about 150 square feet and I think that is probably about right. It is definitely a small apartment. I’m posting a couple of pictures to show how small it is. The first picture was taken while standing in the bathroom […]

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July Income – $3056.95

August 3, 2017

Here is a breakdown of my income for July. Interest $2.90 Amazon FBA $393.24 Cash Back $23.81 Online $77.50 Account Bonus $20 Job $2539.5 Total $3056.95   July’s income was pretty good which was expected due to receiving two paychecks after returning to my full-time job.  I made about $500 from my non-job sources of […]

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August 2017 Net Worth Update

August 2, 2017

In order to keep track of my financial progress or lack of progress I have decided to calculate my net worth a few times a year. My net worth as of 08/2/2017 is as follows.   Assets Cash – $2435 IRA – $26,603 Roth IRA – $1660 Solo 401k – $2115 Car/Stuff – $3400 Liabilities […]

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July Expenses -$877.78

August 1, 2017

Here is a breakdown of my expenses for July. Household $451.29 Entertainment $13.23 Transportation $203.51 Food $111.84 Travel $12.04 Phone $24.97 Health $60.90 Total $877.78 . July was another great month for expenses. They were once again well under my $1000 target. My expenses were higher than in June, but they were still pretty darn […]

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