Time for the final installment of net worth updates for the year 2007.  December was a volatile month for the markets, but better than November. A few readers commented in my November net worth post that insurance shouldn't be counted as a liability.  Yes, technically, I can cancel my insurance anytime so it's not a…

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Even though this week was slower in terms of traffic and blog posts in the blog world, there have been some great links that I would like to share with you. The Digerati Life hosts the Christmas Edition of the Carnival of Personal Finance.  MDJ submitted the post that compared the net worth of various…

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QCash, the 37 year old retired millionaire, writes about his adventure in leveraged investing. I have never been a big fan of leveraged investing.   Especially when I took early retirement and I don’t want to expose myself to any large risks that could thwart my plans. However, I have found myself embracing the concept of…

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J.D from Get Rich Slowly has done another fine job hosting the Carnival of Personal Finance.  The MDJ article on New Car Buying Tips called "Confessions of a Car Salesman" was submitted and chosen as an editors pick. Preet Banjeree, the grand prize winner of the MDJ 1st birthday giveaway has decided to pay it…

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It's that time of year that everyone is scampering around the stores and malls hoping to finish up their Christmas Shopping.  I was at Costco last Saturday and not only did I have a hard time finding a shopping cart, the cart didn't have any space to move with all the people jam packed in…

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