A Dollar a Day

August 9, 2009

Back in March, I wrote about the struggle I was having with my student loan repayment. It was a good struggle. If you haven’t read the article, here’s a quick recap… I had about $2K in discretionary income each month and wasn’t sure how much I wanted to put towards student loan repayment, and how […]

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Shop it like it’s hot

August 6, 2009

Shout out to my boy Snoop Dogg for inspiring today’s blog title. It’s time we all do a little shopping. For what? My favorite kind of shopping…bargain hunting. That’s right debt punchers, chances are many of you can save a couple Benjamin’s just by placing a few quick phone calls. I wrote before, about the […]

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You’re only getting poorer

August 6, 2009

Howdy doody debt punchers. Today I pose a question. At what age do you anticipate reaching your peak income? I have read quite a few personal finance books that discuss income trends of individuals over their lifetime. The graphs usually show a persons income peaking by their late 30’s. I got to thinking “When do […]

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IWTYTBR Giveaway winner!

August 5, 2009

Eleven entries, but only one can be the winner. I used a super technologically advanced random number generator to ensure the integrity of the selection. Okay, maybe not, I just googled “random number generator” and went to the first site that came up. Drumroll for the results. badundundundundundundundundun…… Booya to the third commenter. The Lioness. […]

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Is that a positive net worth I smell?

August 4, 2009

Alright you crazy little pirate hookers, a new month means a new net worth update. I’m glad to see things are still moving in the positive direction, and am keeping my fingers crossed that I can keep the upward trend continuing. It wasn’t the highest increase I’ve had, but I’ll take any positive growth I […]

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Bill Splitting 101

August 4, 2009

I went to breakfast with one of my best friends, his wife, and my girlfriend yesterday. We ate a delicious meal at Maltby Cafe in the Seattle area. I paid for mine and the girlfriend’s meal, and my friend paid for his wife’s and his meal. Splitting a bill does not always run as smoothly […]

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I got the swine.

August 3, 2009

Sorry kiddos,  I am in Seattle and I have the Swine Flu so I am not feeling up to a blog post today. I will be flying back to San Diego tonight and will be sure to have new content up on Tuesday morning. Hope you don’t have a case of the Mondays 🙂 Here’s […]

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