Yearly Archives: 2011

September Net Worth Update–Nominated for a Plutas Edition

Earlier this year I started tracking my net worth, but wasn’t entirely comfortable putting the number completely out there, so I came up with a system where I on January 18, 2011 I took my positive net worth made it a zero.  Feel free to check out my absolute zero net worth post.  This wayContinue Reading

Income Tax Planning for Savings Bonds

I can’t believe it was almost three years ago that I researched Estate Planning and Savings Bonds, wow time flies!  Notwithstanding, there are various tax strategies when dealing with your Savings bonds.  The first has to do when you should “choose” to pay tax on the interest gained and the second has to do withContinue Reading

Is Your House Covered?

Before you purchase a home, you need to be aware of home costs the first two take into account are your future mortgage and insurance costs. The very first cost you need to know in and out is the cost your mortgage per month.  You could use a tool like the mortgage calculator from DinkyContinue Reading

7 Links–My Journey to Millions

I have never participated in a Blog meme but when Glen from Free From Broke called me out, how do I not rise to the occasion? I am supposed to pick out: Your most beautiful post Your most popular post Your most controversial post Your most helpful post A post whose success surprised you AContinue Reading

What Happens if I am Late on a Car Insurance Payment?

Whether you make monthly, semi-annual, bi-annual, or annual payments for your car insurance, you could suffer severe consequences if your payment is even one day late. Some states require that car insurance companies close an account at midnight on the policy’s due date. Since it is a state law, the insurance companies don’t have anyContinue Reading

Giving Thought to Long Term Care

Guest Post by Clint With economic volatility and uncertainty rippling throughout the country, it’s not surprising that many families are looking for immediate solutions to their problems. But now more than ever, it’s important to consider your family’s long-term health, security and happiness. Providing for long-term care is just as vital as providing for wellnessContinue Reading