Archive for November 9th, 2007

Do I earn enough ?

A question occurred to me last night : Do I earn enough ? Last month i analyzed my major expenses to really understand what i do with my money. I had to do this because every month after 20th my account balance ventured into dangerous territory where my banker would take pride in offering me the privilege of using my overdraft facility in case I needed money. Anyway coming back to the point, from the survey i found out the following :

30% of my income goes in loan repayments, 20% in household expenses, 10% in fuel and other expenses, 10% in education, entertainment etc, 10% in insurance and other payment etc,

So then do i earn enough ? After a lot of deliberation it was easy to decide – i do !

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To Munich and Back

I have not been too regular with my blog journal here( i don’t really call it a journal though). Prior to last week i had been to Germany for a week long workshop with our partners in Munich. I was on international travel after nearly 2½ years. My last trip was one full of fun and action that i had enjoyed much with Deepak, Ashwin, Hanuman, Dinesh and Sudhir (all colleagues at Nokia Siemens Networks). This time though I was traveling with my Boss and another colleague. We stayed at the Holiday Inn in Munich south and the hospitality was excellent. But this is again not the topic I will write here – This blog is about people, people that i saw at the airports, in the flight, and across our journey.



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