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FB in a Nutshellother blog: the everyday minimalist
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
- Banks in Canada: The Who and The Why
- Is It Time to Find a New Bank?
- Everything is relative to your situation or you
- Why I Like to Use Credit Cards
- Too cool to save
- Do You Really Need to Avoid ALL Unnecessary Spending to be “Smart” with Your Money?
- Catering to Millennials: How They Want to Shop
- How is anybody affording this?
- Learn About Investing from the Opposite Gender
- The Idiot’s Wife: The Story of our Shot
Posted on October 20, 2010 | 26 CommentsThis is a rule for myself that I created when I was starting to get out of debt. I had turned to my mom to ask her for budgeting support and help, and was not surprised when she said that my dad handled it all....
Posted on October 18, 2010 | 25 CommentsThis is a a slight fear of mine: that one day, I will wake up to a market that doesn’t want my skills any longer. That being said, I would hope I am smart enough to watch for the warning signs and have an exit...
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...