Bought GE, Sold NKE

I bought 10 shares of GE at $21.91 per share in my Traditional IRA (M) account. I bought 10 shares of GE at $21.5 per share in my Traditional IRA (M) account. I sold 10 shares of NKE for $53.1 per share in my Traditional IRA (W) account. Proceed $530.99 – Acquisition cost $515 = Profit $15.99. I sold 10 shares of NKE for $53.5 per share in my Traditional IRA (M) account. Proceed $534.99 – Acquisition cost $515 = Profit $19.99. … Continue reading >>

Sold 2006 Toyota Corolla

I have learned from previous experiences that owning a car longer didn’t necessarily always make any financial sense. And that’s the reason for selling my 2006 Toyota now. The purchase price of my 2006 Toyota Corolla was $16,371. I paid $1,023.19 of taxes on it.  Plus standard Doc fee of $250 and title fee of about $35. I also had a set of snow tires and rims for $600. The total cost amounted to $18,279.19. The Toyota was sold for $5,000 … Continue reading >>

Bought a solid Oak Roll Top Desk

The desk I had used for several years was small and was one of Harmony House line by Sears, which dated it back to 1940 – 1968. I bought it at a very low price from a Salvation Army store. It was made of solid wood and that’s the other reason I bought it besides the price even though it was in a weird refinished color. This past summer I spray painted it to a shade of blue because that’s the … Continue reading >>