Monthly Archive: August 2011

Bus Routes, Life: Do You Have a Plan C? 31

Bus Routes, Life: Do You Have a Plan C?

Some people might think I’m a worry wart. I’m usually not the spontaneous type either. In fact, great things can happen from our backup plan. Just check out Samantha Brown’s Plan B. What happens...

Gym Membership: Use It Or Lose It 22

Gym Membership: Use It Or Lose It

Earlier I suggested to check on your vesting period or lose it. Here’s another reminder in the use it or lose it realm. The summer heat wave is a little unbearable. The last thing...

Steve Jobs Resigns: Why I Hated Apple 41

Steve Jobs Resigns: Why I Hated Apple

We are still struggling with high unemployment, but did you hear about one more job lost? Some guy named Steven P. Jobs stepped away from his CEO position at some tech company named after...

7 Links Project At Buck Inspire 6

7 Links Project At Buck Inspire

There’s a new fad sweeping through the blogosphere like wildfire. It’s called the 7 Links Project. I’ve read a few of these projects and like Tony the Tiger says, “They’re GREAT!” Basically each blogger...

Symphony Field Trip As An Adult 18

Symphony Field Trip As An Adult

When I was in elementary school, one of the highlights was a field trip to the symphony. I remember lining up with my classmates, boarding a bus, and heading into the concert hall. What’s...

Do You Know Your 401k? 20

Do You Know Your 401k?

My co-workers and I caught up at the water cooler. The big news is our 401k was changing custodians. This sparked an interesting, but unexpected discussion about retirement. I’ve worked with Bubba and Sherlock...

Do Girls Have It Easier, Superman? 31

Do Girls Have It Easier, Superman?

When I was younger, my guy friends and I came to the conclusion that girls had it easier when it comes to the dating scene. At the time, it made perfect sense. You see...

Save On Car Expenses 20

Save On Car Expenses

In today’s economy people are looking for more and more ways to trim the budget and cut expenses. Unfortunately, the amount of money we spend on our vehicle is quite high among our list...

Trust Your Trading System 13

Trust Your Trading System

Down 630, Up 430, Down 520. Are we having fun yet? It’s been a nauseating few days. Can anyone say volatility? Should you buy? Should you sell? Should you cry? Should you pray? I...