Tracking My Finances In 2011: June Week 2
Jun10

Tracking My Finances In 2011: June Week 2

I have decided to post my weekly spending for the previous week on Fridays so you know how my cash has been flowing for the week. Please note that I get paid on the last day of the month so my cash flow net effect will usually be negative until the last day of the month. This does not mean that I am adding to my debt, it just means that the money coming in is less than the money going out because bills are due starting on the first...

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Tracking My Finances In 2011: May Week 2
May13

Tracking My Finances In 2011: May Week 2

I have decided to post my weekly spending for the previous week on Fridays so you know how my cash has been flowing for the week. Please note that I get paid on the last day of the month so my cash flow net effect will usually be negative until the last day of the month. This does not mean that I am adding to my debt, it just means that the money coming in is less than the money going out because bills are due starting on the first...

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Current Funding Process For My Health Savings Account

I have a High Deductible Health Plan which offers a Health Savings Account that can be used to pay for doctor’s office charges, tests and medicines. I currently fund the account by putting in a set amount every month and right now that amount stands at $75. I contribute the same amount every month via automatic transfer from my ING account and it is that $75 that is counted in my zero based budget for the month. I do not spend...

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Medical Emergency: Fibroids Are Back

About two years ago I broke the news to my readers that I had fibroids and I had to have surgery. I spent a great two years without any problems and then in December 2010 I started to get hit with the medical madness again. I went to the doctor who referred me back to the specialist who took care of me the last time and in February, after all the tests and scans he found out that I had new fibroids that grew again. I wanted to deal...

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Used $173 On My Deductible For The Year

I mentioned before that I switched to a High Deductible Health Plan recently and I was not sure how that would work out. I just logged in to the system and saw that I have already used up $173 of my deductible, based on the prices that the doctors have actually charged the insurance companies. I paid about the same amount to see the doctor as I normally did but in this case the doctor charged a bigger portion of the bill to the...

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