In May, our net worth increased $6,563.66 to a total of $281,796.60 (click on spreadsheet below). What Worked Our second child was born this month! She is a happy and healthy little girl. We feel so blessed! In addition to popping out a baby, my wife received a $13,140.00 gross ($7,080.03 net) quarterly bonus! We contribution at total of $1,016.16 to our retirement accounts and saw them increase $3,813.59. We also contributed $150 to our son’s 529 Plan Read more [...]
February was a record breaking income month for us and a pretty reasonable expense month (see attached spreadsheet).Our total income in February was $37,327.14. This blew away our previous best income month of $25,449.19 in December 2011. In addition to our regular paychecks, my wife received a $66,600 gross ($27,808.32 net) quarterly bonus. She also received a $600 auto allowance, and a $100 company reimbursement for internet service. We earned $1.52 in interest income from Read more [...]
We passed the net worth milestone of $60,000!
My wife’s quarterly bonus help us reach this new net worth milestone. We hit our last net worth milestone of $50,000 in August. We’ve been blessed to have a strong second half of 2009. Based on my estimates, we may hit a net worth of $70,000 in February.