2016 Financial Goals and Objective

A goal is a task that must be completed in order to meet an objective. We have many financial goals for 2006, but they all exist in order for us to meet one objective – to increase out net worth. 2005 was a very good year for us financially, I only wish that I had more historical data to use in setting our 2016 goals and objectives. My personal net worth back in January 2015 was $66,000, and I estimate Mr. Savvy had a net worth of about $15,000-$16,000 at that time. That brings our total at the beginning of the year to about $82,000, which means we had a yearly increase of $39,000 ($121,000-82,000)! We increased our net worth by 47.5% over the course of the year.

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2012 predictions

In the years that I’ve been doing predictions, this round seems to be particularly difficult. Why? Well, the overall landscape is relatively depressing. For now at least, the days of new and interesting start-ups are on hold. The big guys aren’t exactly in an experimental mood. And even social networking seems sorta played now 5 years after the introduction of MySpace.

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monster buys trovix

I didn’t think Monster could top its own stupidity after buying Affinity Labs for a ridiculous $62 million in cash earlier this year. However, they undoubtedly did top themselves today after announcing the acquisition of fairy dust matching technology provider and vertical job search engine Trovix for an OMFG $72.5 million.

Seventy-plus million for Trovix? Really?

Couldn’t Monster have saved a few bucks and just built something themselves? I mean, they apparently have $72.5 million for the project.

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