The Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots have climbed to over $1.5 billion. The Mega Millions is currently the 2nd largest jackpot at $970 million (a paltry $320,000,000 lump sum after federal taxes.) The odds of winning the jackpot is 1 in 302 million, incredible odds that only becomes ridiculous when you consider the things that are more likely to … Read More
Did you notice the stock market dropped quite a bit yesterday? Some of the news outlets were saying the Dow dropped by the 3rd highest amount in its entire history and we are heading for a market correction!
A market correction is when an index falls 10% from a recent high.
If you weren’t scared enough, now half of the … Read More
Our Amazon Spending Is Out of Control
In the last 12 years, we have spent $24,760.67 just on Amazon, most of those purchases occur outside of our budget.
October has been a month of adjustments. We took what we learned in September and started making changes to positively impact our declining cash. I am sticking to my prediction from my last net worth update that we will see improvement on the November update. Until then, here is a good representation of what last month was like (last 2 … Read More