Well, friends, it has been one year (and 8 days, sorry for the delay. I’m definitely not in Paris anymore!) since I started my ambitious net worth goal. I am proud to say that I not only met my goal, but I actually exceeded it in nearly every category. Continue reading
April was an uneventful month for me financially. I’m continuing to make progress towards my goals. I think that I should be able to meet my non-retirement investment goal if I remain diligent (and maybe cut back on the clothes shopping – oops!). Continue reading
Well, its official: tax refund season is the BEST time of the year! OK just kidding, but it is pretty fun when the government gives you back a huge chunk of money. I know, I know, its like giving an interest free loan to the government and all that jazz, but it still feels pretty great to have that little boost once a year. Continue reading
Hello long lost blog friends! My apologies for the silence around here in the last few weeks (ok, months). I’m still trying to figure out what place this blog can have in my life, but I hope you’ll keep checking in as I figure that out!
I only have a quick net worth goal update this month. Sadly, after last month’s huge net worth increase, this month saw an overall decrease. Despite my best efforts to save, the markets just were not on my side this month and all of my retirement investments went down. Continue reading
November was an expensive month! I booked some travel for the spring, bought some new clothes, and finished nearly all of my Christmas shopping. Lots of fun stuff, but lots of money spent. Here’s where the numbers landed: Continue reading