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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 October 15, 2010 | 9 CommentsThe Gay Tax Excuse as the cause is a myth Some claimed that the reason for why Annie got into financial trouble was because Annie’s lover, Sontag, bequeathed properties to Leibovitz who then had to pay 50% of the value in taxes, seeing as they...
Posted on October 13, 2010 | 26 CommentsLest you think I’m some Scrooge-like miser, I donate to charities on an annual basis and write one cheque at the end of the year. I tend to give a flat amount (nothing based on a percentage of my income, as my income is very...
Posted on October 11, 2010 | 21 CommentsStory time! I have a friend who has a freelancing wife. She works in a very niche area of the industry, whereas he works at a company doing a completely different job, earning (my guess) around $40,000 a year. She originally used to pull in...
Posted on October 9, 2010 | 4 Commentsmeee brought up a great point: FB, where the hell is your blogroll on both of your blogs!??! My sheepish answer to that is I don’t know. Something happened to them (I use the same theme on both, along with the same plugins and upgrades),...
Posted on October 6, 2010 | 19 CommentsFull disclaimer: I am a freelancer who also blogs independently. I used to work for a corporation but then I quit in 2008, about a year before the recession hit. Since the recession, people have been getting laid off from their jobs and starting blogs...
Posted on October 4, 2010 | 30 CommentsCorporette asked this question a while back and I still can’t stop thinking about it. Reading Material Are you rich? (Corporette) Poor You! (Literally) (Sweet Hot Justice) $250,000 does not make you rich in my town (Above the Law) Job Satisfaction vs. a Big Paycheque...
Posted on October 2, 2010 | 7 CommentsQUICK LIFE UPDATE I am in an unusually good mood this weekend. I think it might be the fresh slices of ginger + honey in hot water I’ve been drinking as of late. Accomplished: Did my taxes for my business —— paid less than I...
Posted on October 1, 2010 | 7 CommentsI’VE BEEN DOUBLE-COUNTING! *facepalm* Reader David mentioned from my last budget roundup that he was surprised at my low level of income ($15,300 for the month of August) and my high hotel expenses (around $5000 for August). After his remark, I realized that the expenses...