JOE: Journal of Ellen

Matters of Home, Cash, Career, Me, and More

Category Archives: Savings and Investments

And I’ve got a new iMac!

We bought an iMac – from the hard-earned savings which we use to buy and sell a second-hand car every now and then. I’m a happy that we’ve got a new computer to tinker with but I’m also sad that … Continue reading

July 18, 2015 Personal Thoughts, Savings and Investments, Self Improvement , ,

MOM Mode – Super On

My ‘company’ isn’t doing very well. First off, I haven’t hit my quota of 100 apps last April – and it’s already the last week of June now. Worse, I haven’t even got 50 apps in the appstore yet. In … Continue reading

June 25, 2014 Businesses and Career, Family Life, Savings and Investments , , , ,

Investment Ideas: Buying, Swapping, and Selling Used Cars

I don’t like keeping my money in the bank. I just don’t feel that it’s safe there considering that banks here do not offer a great deal of insurance and you would have to go through tons of meetings and … Continue reading

November 8, 2012 Savings and Investments , , ,

Home and Investments: Thoughts about Buying a House and Lot

I really really want to get us our own home by the end of next year or by early half of 2014. A decent home here costs about $40,000 or roughly £30,000… and I’ve yet to save that much. I … Continue reading

October 25, 2012 Home Plans, Savings and Investments , , , ,