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Entries from January 2010

My "Rich Dad, Poor Dad" lesson on New Year Eve: How one family with $70K annual income owns five houses in the San Francisco Bay Area

January 8th, 2010 · No Comments

Yesterday I wrote about the pressure of living in the bay area due to high cost of living. Today, I’m going to write about a fascinating story of how one family made it all worked out although their household income was less than $70K. Uncle John is a long-time family friend. On New Year eve, […]

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Tags: Multiple Income Stream · Personal Finance

Number of kids and Bay Area

January 7th, 2010 · 7 Comments

If you’re married, how many kids have you had so far? Do you plan to have more? If you plan to have kids, how many kids do you plan to have? I lived in the bay area for a long time. Most of my friends and coworkers have one or two kids. Very few of […]

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Tags: Work/Life Balance

Quit early, and quit fast

January 6th, 2010 · 1 Comment

After I graduated from business school, I took a job at a medium sized Internet company in Southern California. I was living in the San Francisco Bay Area at that time. So, I packed my belongs and drove to the L.A. area. For some reasons, instead of finding an apartment, I chose to stay in […]

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Tags: Frustration@Work

Preview: How to Get Into Top MBA Program After Layoff

January 6th, 2010 · No Comments

In the past few months, I have received many emails from folks who wanted to apply business schools but were concerned about their unemployment status. I have worked hard to put together How To Get Into Top MBA Program After Layoff, a premium report you can purchase at Scribd.com Digital Bookstore. Below is a preview […]

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Tags: MBA