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November 2016 Self-Employment Income of $7930 (Net Worth of $534,180)

It’s that time again! I like to use monthly income and net worth updates for motivation. Posting them pushes me to try harder, I am forced to look at our numbers, and I started blogging so I could share with all of you and get feedback. I would also like to inspire more people to create income streams out of something they truly enjoy. My Backstory for New Readers I worked in a dead end cubicle job from after college in 2005 through July 2011. It wasn’t possible for me to grow in the department I enjoyed, and the rest of the company would have sucked my soul out through my ears.  My highest salary there was $35,500 after 6 years.  My original plan was to stay there for 30 years and retire. Thankfully, that plan went to crap. The company was in a slump in late 2009, so they told me to “look busy”… That led me to creating Budgeting in the Fun Stuff in February 2010 even though I had zero professional writing or blogging experience.  It grew faster than I expected (thank you!), and I have been fully self-employed since July 2011. My husband joined me very … Read more…

October 2016 Self-Employment Income of $7525 (Net Worth of $525,065)

It's incredible how much people can earn from legitimate work from home jobs. This lady made $7500 in a single month, with tons of flexibility. Pinning this for inspiration later!

It’s that time again! I like to use monthly income and net worth updates for motivation. Posting them pushes me to try harder, I am forced to look at our numbers, and I started blogging so I could share with all of you and get feedback. I would also like to inspire more people to create income streams out of something they truly enjoy. My Backstory for New Readers I worked in a dead end cubicle job from after college in 2005 through July 2011. It wasn’t possible for me to grow in the department I enjoyed, and the rest of the company would have sucked my soul out through my ears.  My highest salary there was $35,500 after 6 years.  My original plan was to stay there for 30 years and retire. That plan went to crap for two main reasons. First, I wanted to truly connect with people. Second, the company was in a slump and told me to “look busy”… That led me to creating Budgeting in the Fun Stuff in February 2010 even though I had zero professional writing or blogging experience.  It grew faster than I expected (thank you!), and I have been fully self-employed … Read more…

September 2016 Self-Employment Income of $7785 and Net Worth of $525,680!!!

Working from home allows for so much freedom. I would love to earn $7785 the way that this lady has done. It's crazy how much opportunity there is to earn an income online, no matter your skill set.

It’s that time again! I like to use monthly income and net worth updates for motivation. Posting them pushes me to try harder, I am forced to look at our numbers, and I started blogging so I could share with all of you and get feedback. I would also like to inspire more people to create income streams out of something they truly enjoy. My Backstory for New Readers I worked in a dead end cubicle job from after college in 2005 through July 2011. It wasn’t possible for me to grow in the department I enjoyed, and the rest of the company would have sucked my soul out through my ears.  My highest salary there was $35,500 after 6 years.  My original plan was to stay there for 30 years and retire. That plan went to crap for two main reasons. First, I wanted to truly connect with people. Second, the company was in a slump and told me to “look busy”… That led me to creating Budgeting in the Fun Stuff in February 2010 even though I had zero professional writing experience.  I had been a blog reader and commenter for a few months and followed my urge … Read more…

August 2016 Self-Employment Income of $7765 and Net Worth of $522,225!!!

It really IS possible to earn a living working from home, doing legitimate things. This lady has been doing it for years now and earns thousands of dollars per month. She also shares how she got started and how I can too. I'm so glad that I read this today, it's inspiring me to start my own blog and build up my very own business. Check it out -

It’s that time again! I like to use monthly income and net worth updates for motivation. Posting them pushes me to try harder, I am forced to look at our numbers, and I started blogging so I could share with all of you and get feedback. I would also like to inspire more people to create income streams out of something they truly enjoy. My Backstory for New Readers I worked in a dead end cubicle job from when I graduated from college in 2005 through July 2011. It wasn’t possible for me to ever grow in the department I enjoyed and the rest of the company would have sucked my soul out through my ears.  My highest salary there was $35,500 after 6 years.  My original plan was to stay there for 30 years and retire. That plan went to crap for two main reasons. First, I wanted to truly connect with people. Second, the company was in a slump and told me to “look busy”… That led me to creating Budgeting in the Fun Stuff in February 2010 even though I had zero professional writing experience.  I had been a blog reader and commenter for a few months … Read more…

July 2016 Net Worth of $516,470 and Self-Employment Income of $6635!!!

I love reading blogging income reports! This lady is making thousands of dollars every month from working online and working at home. She runs two businesses, so she's diversified. What a great read.

It’s that time again! I like to use monthly income and net worth updates for motivation. Posting them pushes me to try harder, I am forced to actually work the numbers, and I started blogging so I could share with all of you and get feedback. I would also like to inspire more people to create income streams out of something they truly enjoy. My Backstory for New Readers I worked in a dead end cubicle job from when I graduated from college in 2005 through July 2011. My department didn’t have a career ladder up and $35,500 was the highest salary I ever received. My plan was to stay there for 30 years and retire. That plan went to crap for two main reasons. First, I wanted to truly connect with people. Secondly, I finally realized the position was the definition of “dead end”…I needed more. That led me to creating Budgeting in the Fun Stuff in February 2010 even though I had zero professional writing experience, and I had just been a blog reader and commenter for a few months. It grew faster than I expected (thank you!), and I have been fully self-employed since July 2011. BFS … Read more…

June 2016 Net Worth of $515,500 and Self-Employment Income of $6450!!!

I would love to work from home and earn $6450. That is definitely enough to allow me to be a stay at home mom who still earns money. It is so motivating to read stories of couples who are location independent and have built their own online businesses. I want to start a blog myself now!

It’s that time again! I like to use monthly income and net worth updates for motivation. Posting them pushes me to try harder, I am forced to actually work the numbers, and I started blogging so I could share with all of you and get feedback. I would also like to inspire more people to create income streams out of something they truly enjoy. My Backstory for New Readers I worked in a dead end cubicle job after college from 2005 through July 2011. My department didn’t have a career ladder up and $35,500 was the highest salary I ever received. My plan was to stay there for 30 years and retire. That plan went to crap for two main reasons. First, I wanted to truly connect with people. Secondly, I finally realized the position was the definition of “dead end”…I needed more. That led me to creating Budgeting in the Fun Stuff in February 2010 even though I had zero professional writing experience, and I had just been a blog reader and commenter for a few months. It grew faster than I expected (thank you!), and I have been fully self-employed since July 2011. BFS itself has made more than $100,000 since … Read more…

May 2016 Income of $8125 AND Net Worth of $508,200!!!

This lady made over $8000 last month, almost entirely online! She works for herself from home and has a net worth of over half a million dollars. This is so interesting to read, I wish I could be a WAHM, maybe blogging is the way to make it a reality?

It’s that time again! I like to use monthly income and net worth updates for motivation. Posting them pushes me to try harder, I am forced to actually work the numbers, and I started blogging so I could share with all of you and get feedback.  I would also like to inspire more people to create income streams out of something they truly enjoy. My Backstory for New Readers I worked in a dead end cubicle job from when I graduated from college in 2005 through July 2011.  I could never be promoted within my department and $35,500 was the highest salary I ever received. My plan was to stay there for 30 years and retire. That plan went to crap for two main reasons. First, I wanted to truly connect with people. Secondly, I finally realized the position was the definition of “dead end”. That led me to creating Budgeting in the Fun Stuff in February 2010 even though I had zero professional writing experience, and I had just been a blog reader and commenter for a few months.  It grew faster than I expected (thank you!), and I have been fully self-employed since July 2011.  BFS itself has made more … Read more…