February 2019 Net Worth – $838,954

Every month I post my updated net worth for those that are interested in following my progress. I have been tracking my net worth online since January 2006. I look forward to compiling the numbers each month, and doing so keeps me motivated, focused, and accountable. The numbers... We passed the high mark of $832,628 that we set last September before the market dropped at the end of the year. It didn't take long to get that money back as the year has started off with two strong mon...
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Why You Should Count On Loan Forgiveness

If you’re a federal student loan borrower, one of the main perks is student loan forgiveness. Under certain programs like the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program (PSLF) and income-driven repayment, student loan borrowers can get their loans forgiven in full after a certain amount of time. But late last year, the first round of eligible PSLF borrowers were hit with a harsh reality — only one percent of borrowers were approved for PSLF forgiveness. Despite this grim reality now, you s...
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What do House and Land Packages Include?

Are you in the market for a new home? A house and land packages are a convenient and affordable way of making your dreams come true. Buy House and Land packages in some of the most sought-after communities across Australia. House and land packages have been available for a long time but it might be a little unclear of what you are getting for your money. Visit Communities.Lendlease.com to find out more What is a house and land package? A house and land package will...
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10 Reasons Why Investing in Property and Buying House and Land is a Good Idea

There are all sorts of investments available at any stage for anyone who wants to get started in making their money work for them or are looking for future financial security. With all the options out there, property investment is still a leading choice. In this article, we’ll tell you 10 reasons why investing in property and buying house and land is a good idea. 1. It’s as safe as houses Based on the research of AMP, Australian property has increased the property rate comparable to t...
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January 2019 Net Worth – $809,861

Every month I post my updated net worth for those that are interested in following my progress. I have been tracking my net worth online since January 2006. I look forward to compiling the numbers each month, and doing so keeps me motivated, focused, and accountable. Well, it was a big rebound from the big loss we experienced in December, but there is still a ways to go to get back to the high we set in September. All changes are pretty much due to market volatility as we have just st...
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Can You Really Travel While Accumulating Wealth?

Traveling and accumulating money is easier to do now than ever before. There are currently over 54 million freelancers working in the United States alone. By the year 2020, freelances should make up 43% of the workforce. Freelancers work where they want and generally set their own schedules. This is an ideal scenario for those of us who are interested in traveling. There are many ways you can still accumulate wealth while traveling. Thanks to the growing number of remote jobs...
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How To Choose The Best eCommerce Platform For Your Needs

To the outside world, an ecommerce shop seems like a no-muss no-fuss way to make money online. Truth is, it comes with its own set of challenges, just like running a traditional brick and mortar store. And if you start off with the wrong infrastructure, your chances of success are greatly diminished. To make sure you choose the right ecommerce platform for your needs, think about these four aspects before choosing the one to operate with. Consider the Costs Every platform will have fe...
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10 Best Ways To Save Money On Groceries

Are your grocery bills too high every month? Ever wondered what you can do to cut down your spend? Well, thanks to the guys at Cashlady, here is a helpful list of the 10 best ways to save money on groceries. 1. Use coupons Coupons are a great way to save a few pennies. There are always lots of offers available on a whole range of popular brands. When you use them across a variety of products you’ll soon notice how much money it will save each month. 2. Lookout for deals You’ll a...
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Why Property Investors Are Looking Up North

The divide between the North and South is nothing new. For a long time, the North and the South have been perceived differently when it comes to business and finance, with Southern cities like London being deemed the best location for investments and business ventures. Recently, however, the North has attracted attention from investors who are looking away from London, with key cities like Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds offering plenty of potential for buy to let ventures. The number o...
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How Spending Big On Your Pooch Could Net You Thousands

One of America’s most famous pooches, Boo, nets his owner $1 million annually. The pint-sized Pomeranian works with Virgin America airlines, has his own book deal, and a social media following of millions. However, his owner, Irene Ahn, has to splash the cash to keep ‘the cutest dog in the world’ looking his best so that he can continue to rake in millions every year. And, the good news is that you too can make money from your pooch, so long as you look after your pet right a...
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