Browsing Archive May, 2013
The Problems With Peer-To-Peer-Lending
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The Problems With Peer-To-Peer-Lending

Neither a borrower nor a lender be; For loan oft loses both itself and friend, And borrowing dulls the edge of husbandry. This above all: to thine ownself be true, And it must follow, as the night the day, Thou canst not then be false to any man. - Shakespeare, Hamlet I've spent the last couple months ...

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Book review: “The Longevity Project”
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Book review: “The Longevity Project”

            "Come on, you , do you want to live forever?!?" -- Marine Corps First Sergeant Daly, Belleau Wood (slightly edited for a family-friendly blog)   One of the challenges of financial independence is "longevity risk", where you ensure that your ...

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TRICARE Prime premiums and United Healthcare
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TRICARE Prime premiums and United Healthcare

              I've been a healthcare "past due" delinquent since April. Even worse, I risked losing our family's health insurance due to a bureaucratic glitch. It wasn't my bureaucratic glitch, but we would've been without health insurance. One of the ...

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Details of the blog move
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Details of the blog move

It's been seven months since we made the switch. So far... not bad. This is a post for bloggers and the blog-curious. I'm going to explain the technical details of the move and its revenue. I may omit some Google AdSense proprietary information limited by terms of service, but if you contact me then I'm happy to ...

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