Recently the TSP announced that of the 4.6 million TSP participants, that there are a whopping 1,600 TSP Millionaires- up from over 500 TSP Millionaires from last year.
How is this possible? The math is not that hard- It’s just continuous compounding.
Say you start out at : (Continue reading…) →
SPAM is a staple of any camping trip, but I can’t stand it in my Inbox. Spammers can be very aggressive and clever, so you need to set up what I like to think of as a ‘Multi-Layered Defense’. Here’s how I dig the trenches…
As counterintuitive as it is, if you’re dealing with a legitimate business (that is, one that you have already done business with and you would simply like to get off of their email distribution list), then go ahead and click the bottom of the email that says ‘Unsubscribe’. (Continue reading…) →
As I’ve mentioned here before, I’ve had a Solar Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) since July of 2013.
So far the system has produced almost 2000 kW-h, which is in line with the contract proposal from the Solar PPA provider (approximately 4000 kW-h produced per year).
The overall utility bill for the GubMints family has dropped by 20-35 dollars per month (on a total bill of 120 – 200 dollars per month). Not too bad for not having any skin in the game!
Sadly, for those still sitting on the sidelines waiting to sign a rooftop solar PPA, the salad days may be over. (Continue reading…) →
This is how I roll, dog.
Rule #1. Be a DeadBeat.
You’ve heard about Deadbeats… Deadbeat Dads, Occupy Wall Street Deadbeats, Welfare Deadbeats, etc. But this is a situation where being a Deadbeat is a good thing, not a bad thing. (Continue reading…) →