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Calculating an Hourly Wage

Posted by on Nov 22, 2010 in General | 1 comment

So I posted about how mint.com helps me visualize how my spending is changing in categories. Boy, did that light up the blogosphere! People did not like hearing that! Just kidding, practically nobody reads this blog yet, but I liked how it sounds to say “light up the blogosphere.” Sounds rather “holiday season” as my sister used to...

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Posted by on Nov 15, 2010 in General | 0 comments

I know of a popular personal finance blogger or two who hate mint.com. They worry about security, or claim that one can get the same information in an Excel sheet. Hmmm…I use Excel sheets for lots of things related to personal finance, but none of them are able to tell me how many dollars I spent on every last category over any spread of time I...

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Small things for which I am grateful

Posted by on Nov 7, 2010 in General | 0 comments

1.) The friary near my house that hosts perpetual adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. This last week was the 3rd time I went to fulfill my new commitment on Wednesday nights. Each time has gotten better, with me drawing closer to Christ. The best part was when I walked in. I was so overwhelmed with a sense of  ”I’m so glad to see you!”...

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