The month of July was quite a strong month for the S&P 500 so many people saw a significant increase in net worth. The monthly returns for the stock market have been very volatile in 2022, with two monthly declines ...

There has been a sudden surge in financial news articles over the past couple of weeks that blame Millennials for the current pace of inflation. See the articles at CNBC, Newsweek, Fortune, Fortune again. I find this trend very peculiar ...

Amazon.com’s Prime Day for 2022 will occur on July 12-13. While I think the first couple of Prime Day events were the best, I am usually able to find some good buys each year on things that I would have ...

Welcome to the two-year anniversary Net Worth Update post from The Money Sloth! It’s hard to believe it has already been two years posting here and while there were some gaps in posting for a period of time, I think ...

It’s official. I’ve joined the ranks of the Great Resignation and quit my job. I wrote a post a little over one year ago about the Great Resignation and research that was suggesting over 25% of workers are considering quitting ...

I’m already a frugal person, but I am soon joining the ranks of the Great Resignation and will be taking a bit of a sabbatical.  I haven’t yet figured out my next steps – be it a new job, a ...

According to Consumer Reports, the average cell phone bill for 2 people is now at least $100. The phone bill per month for one person starts at $65 and is often around $85 for an unlimited plan once you include ...

I’m actually getting this month’s net worth update posted in a reasonable amount of time for a change! I realize this blog has drifted a bit and while I fully expect to re-invigorate it this summer, I am glad I’ve ...

It’s been a busy month so I’m just going to put up a quick net worth update for May! This report documents my financial snapshot as of May 1st. Obviously, the month of April saw some extreme turbulence in global ...

This net worth update is quite late, but I’m still getting it done before the end of the month! A lot has happened in the past month, including my employer demanding our return to the office. During the Covid-19 pandemic, ...