April Expenses – $846.55

May 1, 2017

Here is a breakdown of my expenses for April. Household $450 Entertainment $0 Transportation $183.08 Food $128.23 Travel $0 Phone $25.15 Health $60.09 Total $846.55 . April was a great month for expenses. My total expenses were well below my target of $1000 for the month. I didn’t have much in unusual expenses this month. […]

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117/132 Using My Roth IRA to Pay Down My Student Loan

April 28, 2017

 In order to speed up the process of paying off my student loan I have cashed out part of my Roth IRA. Last year, I considered using my Roth IRA to pay down my student loan, but decided against it since I wasn’t sure I would be able to continue paying large amounts towards my […]

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How I Saved Over 50% on Airbnb in London

April 26, 2017

During our Paris trip next month we are going to make a two night side trip to London. My girlfriend’s mother will be vacationing in London at the same time we will be in London and we thought it would be really cool to take the train from Paris to London and visit her for […]

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Digit Now Has Fees – Use Qapital Instead with $5 Referral Bonus

April 24, 2017

If you are using Digit you need to be aware that they have added a $2.99 monthly fee. I never used Digit myself, since I like the similar service Qapital instead. Both apps did roughly the same thing. They automatically stashed small amounts from your checking into their savings accounts.  I don’t really see the […]

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April 2017 Net Worth Update

April 4, 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 04/2/2017 is as follows. Assets Cash – $9995 IRA – $25,679 Roth IRA – $11,035 Solo 401k – $1078 Car/Stuff – $3800 Liabilities Student […]

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March Income – $4113.49

April 3, 2017

Here is a breakdown of my income for March. Qapital $15 Interest $5.82 Bank Bonus $93 Amazon FBA $45.80 Cash Back $32.36 Job $3921.51 Total $4113.49 March’s income was really good. That was mainly (okay, entirely) the result of having three paydays in March. It was a good thing I made a lot at my […]

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