Our savings account just lost $20,000.

March 11, 2014

Quit being a wuss. Subscribe to my blog. Put up or shut up.  I don’t know how many time’s I’ve written about short-term investing, specifically in taxable investment accounts. I just know it’s been too many considering I am yet to contribute a single penny to one. I mean, one of my top referring blog […]

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First time on a red carpet.

March 9, 2014

Spent the weekend with Girl Ninja and my family at the Veronica Mars movie premier in Austin, Texas this weekend. It was a quick trip, 36 hours in total, and a ton of fun. Here’s a pic of Girl Ninja and I on the red carpet…. Three years ago I wrote a post titled “The […]

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Didn’t know our house came with a free pool.

March 5, 2014

As you all know I live in Seattle. Yes, what you are thinking is true. It literally rains here 400 days a year Since rains is the norm here, not many people have pools installed on their properties. Girl Ninja and I, however, discovered two weeks ago we were bucking that trend and are now […]

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Net Worth: March 2014

March 3, 2014

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 locked in yet so feel free to keep […]

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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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