NET WORTH MILESTONE: $640,000

We just passed our net worth milestones of $640,000! We passed our previous net worth milestone of $630,000 last month.  What an awesome way to end the year!

Our net worth is currently $641,128.86.  Most of our growth this month has come from big gains in the cryptocurrencies that we own.  I will update our chart on the right at the end of the month.  We hope to hit our next net worth goal of $650,000 by next month.

NET WORTH MILESTONE: $630,000

We passed our net worth milestones of $630,000 last month and I didn’t realize it! We’ve been blessed with a new net worth milestone ($10K increments) each month this year. We passed our previous net worth milestone of $620,000 in October.

Our net worth is currently $632,159.81.  I will update our chart on the right at the end of the month.  We hope to hit our next net worth goal of $640,000 in December.

November 2017 Income Statement

November was a good income month but also a high expense month (see spreadsheet screenshot). Our total income in November was $13,214.91.  In addition to our regular paychecks, I received a monthly and bonus of $1,708.34 gross ($964.01 net) and a $450 monthly auto allowance.  My wife received a $1,580.66 auto allowance / mileage reimbursement and a $44.99 internet reimbursement.  We earned $4.03 in interest income from our savings accounts. This month, our expenses totaled $13,616.32.  Read more [...]

November 2017 Net Worth Update (+$3,478.31)

Overall In November, our net worth increased $3,478.31 from last month to a total of $631,528.07 (see spreadsheet screenshot). Retirement Accounts Our retirement accounts are comprised of our 401(k)s, our Roth IRAs and our Traditional IRAs.  We contribute 5% to my wife’s 401(k).  My wife’s new company matches up to 5% of her 401(K) contribution and chips in an additional 5% on top of the match (both 100% vested when deposited in March).  This month, we contribution of $575.00 Read more [...]

October 2017 Income Statement

October was a very strong income month but also a high expense month (see spreadsheet screenshot). Our total income in October was $14,380.05.  In addition to our regular paychecks, I received a monthly and quarterly bonus of $3,958.33 gross ($2.233.69 net) and a $450 monthly auto allowance.  My wife my wife received a $1,475.81 auto allowance / mileage reimbursement and a $44.99 internet reimbursement.  We earned $4.34 in interest income from our savings accounts. This month, our expenses Read more [...]

October 2017 Net Worth Update (+$24,372.42)

Overall In October, our net worth increased $24,372.42 from last month to a total of $628,049.76 (see spreadsheet screenshot).  We passed our $610K  and $620K net worth milestones this month. Retirement Accounts Our retirement accounts are comprised of our 401(k)s, our Roth IRAs and our Traditional IRAs.  We contribute 5% to my wife’s 401(k).  My wife’s new company matches up to 5% of her 401(K) contribution and chips in an additional 5% on top of the match (both 100% vested Read more [...]

NET WORTH MILESTONE: $620,000

We just passed our net worth milestones of $610,000 and $620,000! We passed our previous net worth milestone of $600,000 last month.  This year has been such a blessing! Our net worth is currently $624,654.61.  Most of our growth this month came from a large quarterly bonus my wife received that we used to buy a boat with a $15K down payment.  I will update our chart on the right at the end of the month.  We hope to hit our next net worth goal of $630,000 by next month. Read more [...]

September 2017 Income Statement

September was our 2nd best income month ever (1st best was Feb 2014 $37,327.14).  Our expense were large this month (see spreadsheet screenshot) but pretty reasonable compared to our income. Our total income in September was $35,641.77.  In addition to our regular paychecks, I received a monthly bonus of $1,250 gross ($703.37 net) and a $450 monthly auto allowance.  My wife my wife received a $37,998.00 gross ($22,833.32 net) quarterly bonus, a $1,337.07 auto allowance / mileage reimbursement Read more [...]

September 2017 Net Worth Update (+$11,938.96)

Overall In September, our net worth increased $11,938.96 from last month to a total of $603,677.34 (see spreadsheet screenshot).  We passed our $600K net worth milestones this month. Retirement Accounts Our retirement accounts are comprised of our 401(k)s, our Roth IRAs and our Traditional IRAs.  We contribute 5% to my wife’s 401(k).  My wife’s new company matches up to 5% of her 401(K) contribution and chips in an additional 5% on top of the match (both 100% vested when deposited Read more [...]

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