My time is not that valuable

August 25, 2009

I’m just gonna be honest with you all; My time is really not that valuable. Sometimes I think people overstress (is that a word?) the importance of their time. Let’s take a look in to my life and see what I had going down yesterday. Wake up 7:45am Arrive at my “office” at 7:46am Work […]

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College habits die hard

August 24, 2009

You remember the days of top ramen, hot pockets, wearing the same pair of jeans for two weeks in a row, and strategically planning your gas tank to be on empty when mom and dad came to visit? These were typical college experiences for many of us. I did some thinking over the weekend, and […]

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Are you insured?

August 21, 2009

I’m just gonna be honest. I hate paying for insurance. Notice my selective word choice. I said I hate PAYING for insurance, not that I hate insurance. Actually I love insurance. I sleep easier at night knowing that I could have a heart attack at any moment, but my life insurance will cover my funeral […]

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Monthly Expenses: July

August 20, 2009

Boo to the ya. Another month of spending is in the books and things are looking sexy. It’s time to take another brief look at where my July cash flow went. I’m pretty happy with my spending habits as of late, but am always looking for ways to spend even less. Here’s the breakdown… Explanation […]

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Kwajilein here I come!!!

August 19, 2009

If you’re like me, you’re scratching you’re head and thinking WTF. Well mi amigos, apparently Kwajilein is one of the freakin’ small islands within the Marshall Islands. Again, if you’re like me you’re wondering “Where the heck are the Marshall Islands?” A quick geography lesson shows that they are located between Hawaii and Australia. Check […]

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Go Little or Go Home

August 18, 2009

Did ya read my blog post on Friday? It was about going big or going home. I listed off five items I refuse to cheap out on. There were some interesting comments left so I encourage you to check it out. I figure we should mix things up on this lovely Tuesday morning. It’s time […]

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I’m gonna do it.

August 17, 2009

After a great deal of thought and a little bit of fear and insecurity, I decided I’m going to do it. I am going to intentionally not complete one of my 2009 goals. It’s actually much more serious than a one-year-goal. This was a lifetime goal. My first year out of college (2007) I committed […]

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