Posts Tagged ‘budget’

Book Review and Giveaway; Following The Goods: Financial Management for the Young and Ambitious

Posted on April 13th, 2009 by by Jesse Michelsen

For those skimmers out there, scroll down for the giveaway Following the Goods is a book written by a 28 year old Canadian, Adam Goodman and it was just published earlier this year. He sent me a copy for review here on my blog and it arrived this past Saturday; I finished reading it that […]

The Most Important Part Is Starting: Debt Recovery

Posted on March 7th, 2009 by by Jesse Michelsen

I was recently chatting with a friend of mine about finance when she stopped me and asked, “What is APR? I have a good chunk of credit card debt and don’t even know how to get started repaying it.” This brought to mind an interesting thought. How many people are in debt and don’t even […]

The Correlation Between Aggressive Driving and Aggressive Spending

Posted on February 27th, 2009 by by Jesse Michelsen

I am sure many of you have come across a “drive slower, save gas mileage” kind of article. This is not one of those. If any of you have read any of my previous articles one may find a common theme among them. I am much more interested in the thought process behind my and […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Benefits of being employed

Posted on February 18th, 2009 by by Jesse Michelsen

I have not been in the working market for very long comparitively but what I have gathered thus far is that working for someone else is a very interesting way to live and the people that I find are doing this, myself included begin to develop a very intriguing mindset toward certain amenities that can […]

Mint.com

Posted on February 16th, 2009 by by Jesse Michelsen

It would not be right to give all the credit for that intricate and complicated budget I posted in my last post to that notepad, there was a bit more that went into it and the tool I used was Mint.com Mint.com is, according to their site, a fresh look at finance. The site is […]

The Journey Continues

Posted on February 16th, 2009 by by Jesse Michelsen

So I got my first taste, and it was sweet. I was very happy with myself about the recent Comcast savings and I just had to have more. I know it was only 20$ a month but that just goes to show you that I never, and I mean never, go out of my comfort […]

 
css.php