Fight Back Against Credit Card Companies Cancelling Your Credit Card and Hurting your Credit Score

A couple months ago I received a notice from a credit card which was previously eradicated from my modified debt snowball.  I had dual thoughts, “hahahaha, it doesn’t matter if you jack up my interest rate, I paid all my credit cards off already, tough guy” and “You better not be trying to get aContinue Reading

A simple Tax Forward Turns into an E-Mail Battle!

I don’t usually pass on forwards, but I loved this one! It actually caused an uproar between me and my wife’s aunt, who I don’t know that well. For laughs after the forward I will post our conversation! Tax Poem: Tax his land, Tax his bed, Tax the table At which he’s fed. Tax hisContinue Reading

My Extra Payments towards my Auto Loan was not being applied to Principal!

It was a cold winter day in 2006.  I was 6 months out of law school working at a firm where I usually stayed till about 7pm.  I walked to my trusty, lovable Nissan 240sx.  This car had so many miles the odometer literally stopped working (I am not kidding it was stuck on 160k). Continue Reading

2008 Income Source Statistics by Age and Total Income

I saw 2 really cool tables from the Tax Foundation’s Tax Policy Blog that to put it simply…inspired me.  Both provide an statistical evidence of what I have intrinsically thought was correct, and where I should go. Statistics of Income Sources of 2008 Tax Returns The first Table provides an insight as to what sourcesContinue Reading

What Kind of Credit Card Debt Repayment Person Are You?

I’d like to think that I have a wide variety of friends.  These friends range from successful business owners to civil servants to a friend that was unemployed for the better part of 18 months (health reasons).  So it was interesting when I told a bunch of them about getting rid of my credit cardContinue Reading

Happy First Birthday My Journey to Millions

It is shocking that I wrote my first post the first week of August one year ago!   In that post I discussed my credit card debt, and how much I hated it.  Well, the Wife and I in honor of fighting off the credit card demons for one full year we are raiding someContinue Reading