Category Archives: Net Worth

February 2019 Net Worth Update (+15,692.06)

Overall February kicked butt!  Our net worth increased $15,692.06 from last month to a total of $706,173 (spreadsheet screenshot).  It was nice to pass $700K net worth again since we tippy toed by it in September 2018 but dropped back down. 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 company matches up to 5% of her 401(K) contribution and chips Read more [...]

January 2019 Net Worth Update (+$23,481.51)

Overall 2019 is off to a strong start!  Our net worth increased $23,481.51 from last month to a total of $690,481.78 (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 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).  Read more [...]

December 2018 Net Worth Update (-$18,994.30)

Overall It sucks to end 2018 on a down note but in December our net worth experienced another huge decrease due to the stock market.  Our net worth decreased $18,994.30 from last month to a total of $667,000.27 (see spreadsheet screenshot).  It’s good that we are buying shares at a discounted rate but no fun to see our numbers drop. Retirement Accounts Our retirement accounts are comprised of our 401(k)s, our Roth IRAs and our Traditional IRAs.  We contribute 5% to Read more [...]

November 2018 Net Worth Update ($3,853.30)

Overall

In November, we dug our way back bit from our huge $19K decrease last month.  Our net worth increased $3,853.30 from last month to a total of $685,994.57 (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 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 Read more [...]

October 2018 Net Worth Update (-19,377.10)

Overall

Ouch!  October was a tough month for our net worth.  It decreased $19,377.10 from last month to a total of $682,141.27 (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 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 Read more [...]

September 2018 Net Worth Update (+$9,901.66)

Overall

September was very good month for our net worth.  It increased $9,901.66 from last month to a total of $701,518.37 (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 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 contributed Read more [...]

July 2018 Net Worth Update (+$6,972.26)

Overall

July was a great month for our net worth.  It increased $6,972.26 from last month to a total of $684,068.39 (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 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 Read more [...]

June 2018 Net Worth Update (+$5,782.73)

Overall

June was a great month for our net worth.  It increased $5,782.73 from last month to a total of $677,096.13 (see spreadsheet screenshot).  Interestingly, we passed one million in assets this month (not that it means much lol).

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 company matches up to 5% of her 401(K) contribution and chips in an additional 5% Read more [...]

May 2018 Net Worth Update (+$9,232.54)

Overall

May was a great month for our net worth.  It increased $9,232.54 from last month to a total of $671,313.4 (see spreadsheet screenshot).  We passed our net worth goal of $670,000 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 [...]

March 2018 Net Worth Update (+$6,118.13)

March 2018 Net Worth Update ($6,118.13)

Overall

March was a good month for our net worth.  It increased $6,118.13 from last month to a total of $654,214.48 (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 Read more [...]