Net Worth Update – April 2019: $120,612

Apparently, I compiled my net worth update for March 2019 and then never posted it. I saw that I hadn’t updated online since November and realized I needed to call out that I received a small stock windfall before I posted numbers showing a wild swing in fortunes. And so, best intentions became regretted delays. […]
Money Prowess Net Worth Update November 2018 - 61960 usd

Net Worth Update: November 2018

Net Worth: $61,960 Stock slump got me down Whoosh! 10k in value gone from my retirement accounts in a few days. What an awesome amazing problem to have. It also doesn’t matter. Like it matters, but not to me, not right now. It would matter if I was about to take out money from my […]
Money Prowess Net Worth Update October 2018: $78,909

Net Worth Update: October 2018

Net Worth: $78,909 Dutiful Tracking, Deplorable Sharing I’ve still been dutifully tracking my net worth month over month. I’ve been terrible, however, at posting it publicly. The story’s getting more complicated, which is why I’ve had a hard time committing numbers to the world.  Since it’s been so long, I’m comparing October’s numbers with what […]

Net Worth Update May 2018: $50,070

Net Worth Update: $50,070 I Fell Off the Net Worth Reporting Wagon for 5 Months! It didn’t seem like it’s been that long. Apparently, this is the first of 2018 and I’m totally not prepared for it to be momentous. As I said, I bought a house. And not just any house, a three family […]

I’m buying a house!

I put an offer in on a house and it was accepted. I’m now deep in the weeds of validating this is a good idea before my 10-day inspection period expires and I lose my deposit if I later decide to back out. It’s a gorgeous 3-unit house in a great neighborhood. But It feels […]
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Ebay: The Perfect Side Hustle

Selling on Ebay is a great side hustle. I listed a pair of Lu’s outgrown shoes for $12 or best offer. I got $10 for them. Subtracting the Ebay and Paypal fees, that’s $7.26 in my pocket for a few minutes snapping pictures after Lu went to bed. Say it took me 20 minutes total […]