retirement

For many in the UK, retirement is an anxious time. On the one hand, you can’t wait until you can stop working. On the other, you’re worried about living on a fixed income. You worry about your pension, your personal savings, your insurance, and what you’ll do about rising healthcare costs. Here’s what you need […]

When most people retire, they often think about living on less. In fact, this is the telltale sign that you’re about to leave and retire from work: you transition to a fixed income. But, how do you do this, exactly? If you’re like most people, you’re scared. You don’t want to live on less, have […]

Net Worth: August 2010

by Ninja on August 2, 2010 · 12 comments

I don’t know if I’ve ever loved Girl Ninja more than I do right now! On last months, Net Worth Update, I predicted my NW would go down by three thousand dollars after some wedding/honeymoon/moving expenses. Fortunately, Girl Ninja, coupled with some Stock Market positivity, actually helped my NW increase! Totally not expected, but I’m […]

Humility. It’s definitely a quality I lack. In fact, I’m quasi-arrogant. No, I don’t go around telling people how great I think I am. But honestly, sometimes I think that to myself. This rings especially true in my financial life. I’m always comparing myself to my peers. I don’t like being average. Wait, let me […]

Net Worth: May 2010

by Ninja on May 3, 2010 · 12 comments

Can I get a booya for a HUGE leap in my net worth? If the month of April were a person, I would probably want to make babies with it…unless it was a guy, then that would just be weird. Seriously though, I had a great month. I paid down a ton of money on […]