Welcome to the Million Dollar Journey November 2012 Net Worth Update.  For those of you new to Million Dollar Journey, a monthly net worth update is typically posted near the end of the month (or beginning of the next) to track the progress of my journey to one million in net worth, hopefully by the time…

Read More

With increasing technology and online tools (like Adobe Connect where you can easily attend webinars), online education is becoming ubiquitous. So ubiquitous that according to The Atlantic, the University of Phoenix (they are the leader and pioneer in online education) graduated 355,000 students last year, which is more than the top 20 largest campuses combined.…

Read More

It is not uncommon to hear a friend, colleague, or relative discuss about how they went to the store to purchase X and returned after buying X and Y (sometimes just Y!). The reasoning for such an unplanned buy is usually attributed to the store’s deal, offer, or sale. Sometimes, these ads serve as helpful…

Read More

While browsing the Sears website, I noticed a section about their layaway program that got me interested to dig deeper into such plans. Layaway plans have their roots in the Great Depression era when cash-strapped consumers were encouraged to shop by taking advantage of such programs. The programs had disappeared for a while but the…

Read More

Welcome to the Million Dollar Journey October 2012 Net Worth Update.  For those of you new to Million Dollar Journey, a monthly net worth update is typically posted near the end of the month (or beginning of the next) to track the progress of my journey to one million in net worth, hopefully by the time…

Read More