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talk to me: contact me here
works: business consultant
net worth: ~$155,000 as of Dec 2011
eats: sashimi, tartiflette, pho
drinks: earl grey cream tea
gadgets: macbook pro 17", ipod touch (pda)
beauty: fb's list of toiletries/makeup
wants: roland rd700-gx piano
reads: ayn rand, tom stanley, sophie kinsella
watches: bones, mentalist, castle, top chef
wears: wrap dresses & necklaces
loves: minimalism, $$ management, traveling
hates: wearing shorts & being late for anything
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Posted on May 7, 2012 | 6 CommentsTweet I am. But wait, what’s a sneaky spender? Someone who has a budget, has a plan, has categories and still manages to go over budget in areas she didn’t mean to. The Journal of Consumer Research found that most people went shopping with two […]
Posted on May 4, 2012 | 2 CommentsTweet When I was a teenager, I met my first girlfriend who actually became my wife. At that time, I was 15 and she was 17. This was a huge difference for many people. Even my parents were a bit concerned that I was […]
Posted on May 2, 2012 | 15 CommentsTweet Spring is here, and it’s time to go shopping. After I shed my winter weight, I’m hitting the outlet and shopping malls. At 5′ 9.5″ tall, finding clothes that fit me well is tough. Plus, my clothes, particularly pants, are pricier than those designed […]
Posted on April 30, 2012 | 8 CommentsTweet If you are a nibbler, snacker or grazer like I am, you find that a lot of your grocery bill goes towards SNACKS — things you can grab in a pinch, eat quickly and feel satisfied without having to get sweaty and dirty a […]
Posted on April 27, 2012 | 7 CommentsTweet Have you ever thought of slamming the door to your life one last time and never to look back? Have you ever thought of escaping the9 to 5rat race for a year to find your inner self? Have you […]
Posted on April 25, 2012 | 19 CommentsTweet Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. ~ John Rohn Is there anything funner than earning money? Well, I can think of one thing: Learning. Fortunately, the enjoyable activity of educating yourself often leads to an increase in […]
Posted on April 23, 2012 | 5 CommentsTweet For a first time budgeter, cutting back on expenses can be daunting: where do you cut? why? how? and what is the best way to use that money? I am here to suggest that you start with the hardest categories first, so that you […]
Posted on April 18, 2012 | 3 CommentsTweet Lately, there’s been a lot of talk around the personal finance interwebs about passive income. And I can understand why. Passive income is generated while you’re lounging on the beach, playing with your kids, enjoying a good night’s sleep, or doing anything under the […]
Posted on April 16, 2012 | 6 CommentsTweet Keeping your expenses as low as possible was best illustrated to be with some simple math, and once I got out of debt and had some REAL savings, I started calculating my expenses to get an idea of how much I needed in my […]
Posted on April 13, 2012 | 8 CommentsTweet Are you superstitious? Do you believe in Friday 13th’s bad luck? By the way, it’s today ;-). Friday the 13th is among the most common superstitions along with crossing a black cat, going under a ladder and breaking a mirror. What I find […]