Tag Archives: Expenses

Is your bank book your financial statement?

Christine was in my office today. She picked up our bankbook and was looking at it. Of course, she wanted to know how much was in the bank. That’s when I realized how many people just look at their bankbook or their account statement to figure out their financial situation. This is perhaps at best an inadequate view… Read More »

February, 2008: Financial Results – a quiet month

After January’s stellar month, February has really settled back and results are only approximately half of January’s. That is of course to be expected. I had hoped that my free download would entice visitors to download the top twelve subscriptions. Well, it hasn’t quite worked yet. But I’m going to keep plugging it, because I think it’s a… Read More »

My New Wallet: Bigger, Longer and Fatter

Well, folks. I decided to get a new wallet! I outgrew my original wallet. I was quite delighted when I found this wallet in Carrefour! It was only NT$248. It has lots of pockets on the right hand side, each of which can take several cards. There’s a small pocket for change, too; though I use it for… Read More »

Buy Cheap: Buy Dear – How many phones did you buy?

Our little business has been using the same phone for nearly three years: a base system with two handsets that are wireless. It’s a traditional analogue signal telephone system made by Philips. Just as we were clearing up for Chinese New Year, the units became less and less functional, and the base unit developed a cable problem: every… Read More »