Job hopping is often frowned upon. But it is a proven way to increase your income over time. Job Hopping But what exactly is job hopping? You might be wondering now if you should change your job every year, just to keep pushing your income. Well, the answer is as you might guess, no. No, … Read moreJob Hopping to Increase your Income
That’s a strange way to describe your salary increase for 2019! Yup it is. My salary increase this year wasn’t that high. But a company wide increase of secondary benefits plus lower income taxes made my net income rise by about 100 euros. Salary Increase As said, it wasn’t good. I mean really, not good. … Read moreSalary Increase 2019: Bad, but Good
The Dutch tax system is based three types of income. The first is income from labour, the second is income from owning a company, the third is income from wealth. A lot has been written on the Dutch wealth tax, but how bad is it really? Wealth Tax Problems A lot has been written by … Read moreDutch Wealth Tax – How Bad is It Really?
Yes, that’s the title. Together with Stoppen Voor Mijn Vijftigste, Fire The Boss is starting a podcast on personal finance, aimed at millennials and their finances. “That’s amazing news, B!” Yeah that’s right! But there is a down side. For all you readers that don’t speak Dutch, I really love you for following Fire The Boss. … Read moreHappy New Year! We are Announcing Goed met Geld Podcast!
Today is a one-off post outside my regular schedule of Monday and Thursday (and the occasional Thoughts on Tuesday). Yesterday I wrote about my 2019 financial outlook. When discussing it on Reddit, people asked me to share more details on the 2019 budget. Disclaimer: In this article I mention YNAB a few times. I am currently … Read more2019 Budget, by Popular Request