Ding Dong the Duplex Deal is Dead

I’m somewhat saddened to report my offer for the duplex has been cancelled.  Thanks to the zoning issue, my dreams of owning a multi-family rental property have been delayed by quite a bit. The seller exhausted all of her available avenues and wasn’t willing to fight the board to get the property zoned to multi-family. … Read more…

Rant N Rave: Noisy Neighbors and A Raise

Rant Today’s rant comes to you courtesy of my lovely neighbors below me. I’ve lived in this apartment for almost an entire year, and for the most part it’s been pretty good. Maybe someone has a dog that JUST WON’T SHUT UP, or someone else is a terrible cook and can’t figure out how to … Read more…

Happy One Year, FieryMillennials!

One year ago today, I began a bold new adventure. An adventure along the lines of Sam and Frodo’s journey to destroy the ring, or The Illiad. Blogging. Yep. I equated blogging to Lord of the Rings, and I regret nothing. Because, it actually has been a journey. I look back at everything I’ve written … Read more…

Monthly Status Report: February 2016

Quick note: Astute readers may notice a change in this report. Mint is acting up again, so I’ve decided to switch from showing updates from it to updates from my spreadsheet. Much more reliable, even if it is a bit more work. I also decided to show a more complete snapshot of my finances and … Read more…