statistics for vBulletin
9:22 am - Tuesday September 16, 2014

Author Archive

The Little Savings That Could

Thursday, 17 April 2008, 13:48 | Money Saving Tips, Philosophy | 0 Comment
by Numan

The heap paradox as a powerful metaphor with surprising results. Making the long and tedious process of saving small sums of money more rewarding and more tangible is a formidable effort. We all lose hope when we only manage to save 100$ each month, thinking desperately we will never get to see them amount to […]

Read More »

Money Stories, Pets and More @ The Carnivals

Sunday, 13 April 2008, 13:47 | Money Saving Tips | 0 Comment
by Numan

The Carnival of Personal Finance #147: Q1 Financial Advice Edition was hosted @ Moneyning. I found the Following posts particularly interesting: The Cost Of A Bigger House @ Frugal Babe I bring you this story which demonstrates, quite successfully, what I always talk about. Firstly, You should buy a home which lasts you at least […]

Read More »

How I Saved Over 3,000$ In One Hour

Saturday, 12 April 2008, 13:46 | Home Finance and Mortgage, Money Saving Tips | 0 Comment
by Numan

I admit the headline is a bit catchy but the amazing thing is that it’s absolutely true. I was literally amazed at how easy it was. I was even more astounded to discover that had I not been aware and acted promptly no one would have bothered telling me anything. Yesterday, by leaving work for […]

Read More »

Is the Chinese Stock Market Bubble Bursting?

Thursday, 10 April 2008, 13:18 | Economics, Investing | 0 Comment
by Numan

If you’ve been following my posts for a while you’ve probably read my thoughts on the Chinese stock market (two quick reminders for the ones that haven’t are attached at the end of this post). One of the topics I constantly wrote about come 2008 was the Chinese stock market and the high price levels […]

Read More »

How to Successfully Navigate Your Way through Home Renovations: 10 Practical Tips

Tuesday, 8 April 2008, 13:17 | Home Finance and Mortgage, Money Saving Tips | 0 Comment
by Numan

For a while now I’ve been writing about my recent experience with purchasing and renovating my home, a small apartment in bustling city center. One of the more difficult steps in this process was renovating our home. Home renovations have some characteristics which make them extra difficult to plan and execute:

Read More »

Outsourcing, Skills and Investing – Weekly Round Up

Sunday, 6 April 2008, 13:16 | Investing | 0 Comment
by Numan

It’s time for more excellent posts from fellow bloggers. Naturally these are handpicked. I genuinely hope we agree on their added value: Managing All My Money Is Futile: Outsourcing My Finances @ The Digerati Life I’ve always encouraged consulting with professionals. They must have some added value otherwise they wouldn’t exist. Ten ...

Read More »

Where Should Your Next Spare Dollar Go?

Thursday, 3 April 2008, 13:11 | Budgeting, Investing, Money Saving Tips | 0 Comment
by Numan

My wife and I have finally been able to save some money. After buying a home, remodeling it and getting married all in one year our financial resources have been greatly depleted. A couple of months with relatively smaller expenses passed and we’ve been able to save a small yet significant amount of money. Suddenly […]

Read More »

Why Buying a Home is More Important than You Think

Wednesday, 2 April 2008, 12:00 | Home Finance and Mortgage | 0 Comment
by Numan

Rent vs. buy comparisons are abundant. I’ve wrote quite a bit on the matter trying to illuminate the less obvious parts of it. In this post I’ll concentrate on a few fundamental financial advantages of home ownership which are too often painfully overlooked. Buying a home is indeed a great undertaking which requires maturity and […]

Read More »

Page 30 of 47 1 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 47

Archives