Net Worth: March 2014

March 3, 2014

Quit being a wuss. Subscribe to my blog. During my last net worth update I offered up $100 to any reader who could give me a boy name that GN and I liked so much we decided to use it. One of those names is on our short list. In the top 2 actually. Nothing is […]

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This is why you invest in your 401k

February 27, 2014

Got a quarterly statement from the Thrift Savings Plan (the government version of a 401k) yesterday and it tickled my fancy in ways my fancy has never been tickled before. There was a good amount of information on there that seemed totally pointless. Like the section that told me if I was 62 years old […]

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Ninja in a nutshell.

February 26, 2014

It’s time to update my About Me page again. A lot has changed over the last three years and it only makes sense to make sure Punch Debt In The Face readers know a little about the author behind the blog. Without further ado, Me… Why did you name your website Punch Debt In The […]

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Don’t avoid risk, embrace it.

February 24, 2014

How many of us are guilty of allowing fear to keep us from doing potentially great things?   ME! I’M GUILTY OF THAT!   I wrote last week about my desire to add a two bedroom rental unit to the side of our house. About 10% of you thought it was a good idea in […]

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Burn baby burn.

February 24, 2014

You know that famous saying “the road to hell is paved with good intentions”? Well I’m kinda realizing that the Ninja household is kinda guilty of having a few too many “good intentions.” Exhibit A: Living off my income.  When Baby Ninja is dropped off at our front door by a Stork, our plan is for […]

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Put emotions to the side and make me move.

February 20, 2014

So ya know how last blog post I wrote about investing $100,000 in to our house so we could build an attached two-bedroom apartment? That’s still an option, but so is something else… SELL OUR HOUSE Yeah, I just said that.  We bought in July, moved in in September, and here we are five months […]

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The $100,000 addition.

February 18, 2014

Our house sits on a 15,000 square foot lot in such a way that adding on to the structure shouldn’t be too big of a deal. Here’s a quick picture from our backyard for reference… You see how much space there is on the left side of our house, that big grassy area that runs […]

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