Yearly Archives: 2010

Free Checking & Debit Card Cashback from PerkStreet

  PerkStreet Financial is now offering debit card rewards unheard of until now: Earn 2% cash back on every non-PIN purchase when your balance is $5,000 or more or earn 1% cash back for balances below $5,000. Plus, earn 5% cash back for the rest of June and July when you: purchase ice cream atContinue Reading

Are you Affected by Paralysis by Analysis? How I try to Overcome My Issues

Paralysis by Analysis or Analysis Paralysis can be defined as over-analyzing (or over-thinking) a situation, so that a decision or action is never taken, in effect paralyzing the outcome. A decision can be treated as over-complicated, with too many detailed options, so that a choice is never made, rather than try something and change ifContinue Reading

How Much Liquidity Do You Want?

I am currently in operation horde cash, for two reasons, we want to eventually move (within a year to 18 months) and cash is king when negotiating, and two we are expecting our first child at the end of the year. I am no where near where I want to be, but as I reviewedContinue Reading

Happy 30th Birthday to The Wife

In honor of The Wife’s 30th Birthday I thought I’d go through the archives and find some of my favorite posts about her, from her, or that having something she did that made me nutty. My favorite post is from 2 long years ago when I declared that My Wife was My Greatest Asset HowContinue Reading

Does Income Change Who You Are as a Spender? or your Tastes?

When The Wife and I normally go away, we keep to the all inclusive resorts out of the country.  Why? Well I have been known to drink a few cocktails and we just like to not have to worry about any sort of bill at the end of our trip.  However, when we were planningContinue Reading

What is the Difference Between a Condo and Co-Op?

The difference between a Condominium (Condo) and Cooperative Corporation (Co-Op) is often confused, however, the difference is relatively easy to understand.  First and foremost it should be noted that the difference has nothing to do with how the building looks.  If the difference between the two has nothing to do with how the units look,Continue Reading