Net Worth Update – September, 2014

It’s officially the last day of September. Can you believe there are only 3 months left in 2014? Yikes! So, how did things go for September? I knew it was going to be an expensive month, especially with a week-long vacation with my Mom and sisters in Walt Disney World. I came in right where I thought I would on …

Rolling with the Changes

I find myself stuck in the ultimate blogging paradox: A lot of big things are going on in my life right now, so I have a ton of things I could be writing about. But, a lot of big things are going on in my life right now, which means I have very little time to sit down and write …

It Could Always Be Worse

Last week I posted about feeling stressed with everything that is going on right now in my life. You know how the saying goes though: It could always get worse. So, of course, it did. Thursday afternoon, the boyfriend was called into the office and let go. It came as a complete and total shock, and we definitely weren’t prepared. …

Big Bucks, or Little Progress

In August’s Net Worth Update, I mentioned that I put a chunk of cash towards paying off my student loan. I had $1,000 set aside in my saving’s account specifically for my student loan. I originally intended to wait until the end of the year to put a much large chunk of cash towards the loan. I hoped that I’d …

Caught in the Whirlwind

If I’m being honest, life is a little overwhelming right now. Not in a dark, depressed sort of way. Just in a really, really, stressful sort of way. I feel like I have 5 million things on my plate right now, and I’m not really doing a good job with any of them. And over the last couple of weeks …

Net Worth Update – August 2014

I’m a little late on posting August’s net worth; I wanted to wait until the long weekend was over before calculating the numbers.¬†How did things pan out in August? I had an almost $700 increase last month. Actually it should have been more, but the long Holiday weekend meant that my employer’s contribution to my 401k hasn’t posted yet. That …