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Penny Wise and Pound Foolish!?

“Penny wise, pound foolish” is an old British saying that means “Don’t be careful when it comes to spending small amounts of money, but careless when spending much larger amounts.”

Penny wise moments

penny wiseLast night I had one of those “penny wise” moments.   Continue reading

2013 Review of Major Financial Decisions and Progress

financial progress reviewWe are nine months into 2013, I thought this would be a good time review the major financial decisions and progress for 2013.   2013 thus far has been very very busy year and I’m pleased to see not only how much we were able to accomplish but also how well we were able to accomplish them.  At the same time, putting this post together has reminded me how much more I still need to do.  I have broken these financial decisions into four major categories:  House, Major Purchase, Investment and Financial Protection.   Continue reading