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Tag Archives: Expenses
Remember the medical insurance bill that I thought I had resolved last month with my insurance company? I wrote: “This month my bill was for blood lab tests to establish a baseline for cholesterol, thyroid function, lipids and all … Continue reading
Do you see that? My assets have officially topped $1,000,000! Even though this milestone is market dependent, it still feels damn good to have achieved. If I sold all my assets today, I still would not have enough money to … Continue reading
April was replete with extra expenses including a trip to New York City ! Our time there was uneventful.
This title might be a little misleading. In reality, we did utilize credit card reward points to minimize the costs of our trip to New York City, but all of the points used were accumulated during the push to travel … Continue reading
Mr. TJL’s new art business website went live in March! I have been diligently whittling away at it for the last four months. Building an e-commerce site sure is a lot of work, especially if you have never done it … Continue reading
To help soothe my growing apprehension and agitation with the current administration (I still can’t admit to myself that it is true), I have committed myself to reading “The Anatomy of Melancholy” by Robert Burton. It is only 1,382 pages … Continue reading
Well, I am feeling pretty stupid. While developing my financial plan late last year, I had decided to contribute $5,500 to each of Mr. TJL’s Roth and Traditional IRA accounts. Turns out you can’t.
Whew! This year has been busy so far, I can’t believe it is almost March! I am okay with that though as I have already accomplished quite a few things.
January was far more expensive than planned. The main culprits; Costco, vacation expenses and tree removal costs.