The $250 Trip To The Vet

We’re planning on going on vacation in about a month and whenever we go on vacation we put our dog in daycare. Being in daycare, she needs to be up to date on all of her shots etc, so I took her to the vet last weekend. Continue reading “The $250 Trip To The Vet”

What Would You Do If You Had A Million Dollars?

What would you do if you had a million dollars? This is the question that high school guidance counselors ask to find out what profession you want to go into. Let me clarify, I mean 1 million dollars, not 50 or 100 million.

Its interesting, for those who believe in the 4% rule, this is the amount to provide $40,000/year for essentially the remainder of your life. Continue reading “What Would You Do If You Had A Million Dollars?”

Q1 Investment Update

Well the first quarter of 2017 is over and the numbers are in. The stock market has grown at a pretty good pace this quarter and my investments reflect this.

My investments are up Continue reading “Q1 Investment Update”

Cut That Power Cost

This week I’ve made a few cost cutting measures in my electricity costs. I finally emptied out my second refrigerator/freezer in the basement and unplugged it. I also ordered 14-10 watt led light bulbs to replace 60-65 watt bulbs. Continue reading “Cut That Power Cost”