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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
- You don’t Have to Live in Mumbai to Be a Successful VA
- This Holiday Season, Protect Your Identity
- “Poor” is not a standard definition
- Downside of Travelling: Missing Out on Your Real Life?
- My Modified Approach to YOLO
- Distribution of the World’s Income
- Pros and Cons of Love Texting
- Your Everyday Finance Habits Can Help You Plan for the Future
- How do you handle birthday bashes?
- How Good Are You At Recycling?
Posted on June 5, 2013 | No CommentsIt’s a tough job market out there. If you have been looking for a job, chances are that you have had to deal with disappointment again and again. That’s just the nature of the market right now. My husband is dealing with his own disappointments...
Posted on May 30, 2013 | 1 CommentIn tough economic times, it seems as though everyone you know needs a little help. It can be hard, however, to figure out how to handle the situation when a friend or a family member wants to borrow money. What should you do if a...
Posted on May 27, 2013 | 2 CommentsOne of the common misconceptions people have about saving money is that you have to have “enough” money to begin saving. Many people put off saving, insisting that they will start when they make more money, and they have some to spare. The unfortunate truth,...
Posted on May 22, 2013 | 3 CommentsThere are times when I think that a nomadic lifestyle would be great. I know a lot of people who enjoy nomadic or semi-nomadic lifestyles. Sometimes I think that, because I love travel, a nomadic lifestyle might be just the thing for me. However, the...
Posted on May 15, 2013 | No CommentsLast weekend, my family and I headed a couple hours north to visit my parents. This was my first real trip with my new iPhone. I’ve been trying to get used to carrying it around with me, since it is the replacement for my home...
Posted on May 9, 2013 | 4 CommentsWhat’s in a name? A rose by any other name may still smell as sweet, but it’s not going to get you into that C-Level suite, nor will an unwieldy name do you any favors when it comes time to negotiate your pay. According to...
Posted on May 1, 2013 | 1 CommentAs humans, we often like to measure our progress and assure ourselves that we are improving. This is true in the realm of finances, as well as in other areas. If you are trying to measure your financial progress, one way to keep track of...
Posted on April 29, 2013 | 4 CommentsBig thanks to FruGal for letting me guest post: How minimalism improved my finances. Thanks for the opportunity and congratulations on the redesign! —————————————————————- Went to buy some knives the other day. I want to point out that we aren’t delusional chef-like people here, we...
Posted on April 24, 2013 | 2 CommentsMore than five years ago, as my husband and I shopped for a home, the real estate agent told us over and over again that our home would be a huge asset, and that it would be a great investments. While this has proved true...