Author Archives: Evan

Why Investment Services or Subscriptions Probably Don’t Make Sense to Purchase

I have a friend of a friend who works for a hedge fund and whenever I have a few drinks with him I try to understand what he does.  From what I can gather he has created an algorithm that tells him when to buy and sell stocks, derivatives and currencies on a large scale. Continue Reading

My Journey to Millions Around the Web 4-10-11

I wanted to take a moment to thank those bloggers who were cool enough to link to me this past week either because they thought my post was awesome or if they chose me to appear in a carnival they were hosting: One of my favorite bloggers, The Financial Blogger liked my post on tryingContinue Reading

Where is my 2011 Tax Return?

Checking The Status of My Federal Tax Return I met with my accountant a couple weeks ago and have recently received a copy of my taxes back.  Since I am expecting a sizeable tax refund (Daddy’s little Tax Deduction was born right before the new year)  so I am obviously excited and anxious.  A fewContinue Reading

Catching up With Fortune’s 10 Best Stocks for 2011

I never understand why money magazine, cnbc, fortune, etc., do not call out so-called experts when their stock picks are completely off.  I think it would be both entertaining and educational.  So when I came across an old Fortune Magazine today and saw the article, 10 Best Stocks for 2011, I wanted to see howContinue Reading

My Journey to Millions Around The Web 4-3-11 Twitter Love Edition

I wanted to thank those that took time out of their week to include my posts on their site, and what better way than to get you addicted to their twitter feed?  So follow these awesome bloggers David @MoneyinThe20s) Ron @TheWisdomJournal LenPenzo @LenPenzo Crystal @BudgetinginTheFunStuff MoneyReasons @MoneyReasons TightFistedMiser Doesn’t seem to have twitter, but thanks!Continue Reading

The There is No Good or Bad Debt April Net Worth Update

Net Worth Update On January 18, 2011 I decided to start a new way to track my net worth.  I created a private spreadsheet and zeroed out my net worth.  This way I can share my progress each month, going forward without revealing how much is in my savings account, 401(k), etc. What assets amContinue Reading