November 2009

Net Worth Update: November 2009: -$3,644

November 30, 2009 Uncategorized

This month we decided to try something new and have imported all our accounts to an online free personal finance software provider Mint.com, rather than using our own spreadsheets to calculate net worth. This has saved us a lot of time since we no longer have to go through each account manually. We tried to do this a […]

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Joining a CSA: Community Supported Agriculture

November 20, 2009 Uncategorized

Lately I’ve been on a bit of a local binge – taking pride in things made in America and made in Upstate NY, and would like to try to change our habits and eat locally produced real food. Ryan’s dad’s family has taken it even further and is going to try for the 100 miles […]

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Who Pays Taxes in the United States?

November 17, 2009 Uncategorized

New tax year, similar result. Great graphic from the folks at Mint. 46.9% of Americans will have zero income tax liability in 2009. Who pays the rest? We wrote a short piece a little while back (Should everyone pay taxes, even kids?) about the value we believe paying taxes has on an individual’s view of […]

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