Monthly Financial Snapshot: June 2017

This month was pretty stressful at work. A lot of emergent work, and therefore emergent overtime. But the market is still chugging along, so no complaints from me.  Jun-17 Comments Rent $765.00 $750 for rent + $15 Plastiq fees Internet $55.92 Internet is kind of expensive. But strangely, my phone company dropped their price without … Read more Monthly Financial Snapshot: June 2017

Monthly Financial Snapshot: May 2017

Crossed the $150k milestone this month. Was travelling for the first half of the month, so some of my ordinary expenses dropped while some my discretionaries went up. All in all, a pretty average month as far as spending goes. May-17 Comments Rent $765.00 $750 for rent + $15 Plastiq fees Internet $60.92 Internet is … Read more Monthly Financial Snapshot: May 2017

Monthly Financial Snapshot: April 2017

Pretty good business progress this month. It’s chugging along without too much additional effort at this point. Still not quite profitable yet, but it’s getting there. At current rate, will break even sometime in September/October and with any luck will score some profits in Q4 to finish out the year. In other news, hit 2 … Read more Monthly Financial Snapshot: April 2017

Monthly Financial Snapshot: March 2017

Lot of progress this month due to fortuitous timing of paychecks (3 this month), the last of my overtime pay, business income, and a modest tax refund. The remainder of the year will likely look much more ordinary on the income side, so I will have to step up my business income and hope for … Read more Monthly Financial Snapshot: March 2017

Monthly Financial Snapshot: February 2017

Obviously, a significant amount of progress this month, mostly due to my company’s annual bonus getting paid out. Thanks to it, I was able to max out my Roth IRA for the year, as well as pay off the larger than average credit card bills from starting my business last month, all without having to … Read more Monthly Financial Snapshot: February 2017

Monthly Financial Snapshot: January 2017

Jan-17 Comments Rent $765.00 $750 for rent + $15 in fees for Plastiq in order to pay via credit card Internet $60.92 Internet is kind of expensive out here in the boonies Cell Phone $132.88 Higher this month because I paid $100 upfront as part of acquiring inventory (a free phone) that I later sold. … Read more Monthly Financial Snapshot: January 2017

End of Year Report 2016

For whatever reason, Blogger isn’t letting me make posts longer than a certain length in their post interface, so I will do my best to summarize the numbers while still keeping the post readable. Anyway, without further ado, here is my progress for 2016. Income On the income side of things, I think I did … Read more End of Year Report 2016

Monthly Financial Snapshot: December 2016

Dec-16 Comments Rent $765.00 $750 for rent + $15 in fees for Plastiq in order to pay via credit card Internet $60.92 Internet is kind of expensive out here in the boonies Cell Phone $32.88 $30 + taxes/fees for 5 GB of 4G data through T-Mobile Natural Gas $19.15 Slightly higher than average gas bill, … Read more Monthly Financial Snapshot: December 2016

Monthly Financial Snapshot: November 2016

Nov-16 Comments Rent $765.00 $750 for rent + $15 in fees for Plastiq in order to pay via credit card Internet $60.92 Internet is kind of expensive out here in the boonies Cell Phone $32.88 $30 + taxes/fees for 5 GB of 4G data through T-Mobile Natural Gas $22.49 Slightly higher than average gas bill, … Read more Monthly Financial Snapshot: November 2016

Monthly Financial Snapshot: October 2016

Oct-16 Comments Rent $765.00 $750 for rent + $15 in fees for Plastiq in order to pay via credit card Internet $60.92 Internet is kind of expensive out here in the boonies Cell Phone $32.88 $30 + taxes/fees for 5 GB of 4G data through T-Mobile Natural Gas $0.00 No gas bill this month due … Read more Monthly Financial Snapshot: October 2016