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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #650 on: October 02, 2015, 05:11:49 AM »
1/1/2015 - $46,207.00
2/1/2015 - $47,296.00
3/9/15 - PC Net Worth $53,877
4/1/2015 - $60,080.00
5/1/2015 - $63,589.00
6/1/2015 - $65,962.00
6/26/2015 - $70,181.00
7/31/2015 - $72,988.00
9/1/2015 - $73,706.00


10/2/2015 - $76,853.00

(edit to add 1/1 & 2/1 data)
« Last Edit: October 05, 2015, 05:24:05 AM by Pooplips »

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #651 on: October 02, 2015, 01:30:35 PM »
Started the year at $25,138, now up to $35,544! I hope to close out the year around $42K, but that's all going to depend on the market.



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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #652 on: October 05, 2015, 03:08:22 PM »
Was up $1,785.94 for the month (down quite a bit from past months due to the market), and just received a $9K annual salary increase! Should be at around $65K NW by end of the year but shooting for $70K by December 31, 2015.

I also have a temporary roommate for a few months which helps earn a few hundred extra dollars per month.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #653 on: October 05, 2015, 03:24:19 PM »
Broke $50k!! These past few months have had large increases due to marriage... About $12k from $39k to $51k.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #654 on: October 06, 2015, 06:36:41 AM »
Not a great month, August. The markets, the exchange rate and some unplanned home expenses cropping up leading to the first negative month in 2015. Sept might be worth looking forward to, with a small hike and the expenses at the home stabilizing.

May 2015: $63,000
June 2015: $65,550
July 2015: $74,250
Aug 2015: $73,900
Market headwinds continue, but some additional income (hike, arrears and canada tax benefits arrears) has kicked in to push the savings higher and buy more into the uncertain market.
June 2015: $65,550
July 2015: $74,250
Aug 2015: $73,900
Sep 2015: $78,300

90K looks difficult by Dec 2015. But still on target for 100k by Mar / Apr 2016.
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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #655 on: October 08, 2015, 11:13:38 AM »
I'm in!! End of may was around $4k net worth. Hoping for $100k in 18-24 months.

Savings $75k
Student loans -$71k

Net worth $4k

I already have a journal, if you really want to see just how crazy i am ;) otherwise...good luck!!!

1 year update... (I "quit" tracking because i can't update the google doc)

Savings $135k
Student loans -$54k

NW $81k

Great job everybody!!! And congrats to those who already made it!!

I'm still hanging in there!!

Savings $135k
Student loans $46k

NW = $88k
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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #656 on: October 15, 2015, 08:29:47 PM »
I've read MMM for about a year now, but I'm new to the forums. I was recently promoted at work and my family and I are making a cross-country move as part of the transfer. My wife and I are 27, with no children and no student loan debt. We do carry a significant amount of CC debt (all at 0% with the use of balance transfer checks (2-3% per transaction)). We are currently trying to max out all tax-advantaged accounts (~50k/year, primary) while also paying down the CC debt (secondary). Our current goal is to reach $100k in net worth by June 2016 and $250k by her 30th birthday, with an eye towards FIRE sometime in our late 30s. We are also wanting to raise a family, but aren't planning on having children anytime in the next few years. Below is our net worth trajectory over the past 6 months:

March 2015: $36,337
April 2015: $38,120
May 2015: $42,347
June 2015: $47,346
July 2015: $56,109
August 2015: $59,985

Looking forward to hearing other stories as we all reach towards $100k!


September 2015: $59,189

Tough month in the stock market, and my wife is looking for work following our move. The march towards $100k may be stuck in the $60's for the next few months, but the goal is still June 2016.


October 2015: $65,204

A much better month for us, as some of the index funds purchased at a discount in Sept. rose. Also added $700 to our HSA via employer contribution. $100k by June 2016 remains the short term goal.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #657 on: October 18, 2015, 08:27:45 PM »
Hi all,

Entered my 31st October 2015 result early - off on a work trip and will be income/expenditure neutral for a while!

Happy with my recent progress after some expensive medical costs early in the year.

Best of luck to all.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #658 on: October 30, 2015, 05:37:20 AM »

1/1/2015 - $46,207.00
2/1/2015 - $47,296.00
3/9/15 - PC Net Worth $53,877
4/1/2015 - $60,080.00
5/1/2015 - $63,589.00
6/1/2015 - $65,962.00
6/26/2015 - $70,181.00
7/31/2015 - $72,988.00
9/1/2015 - $73,706.00
10/2/2015 - $76,853.00


10/30/2015 - $80,747.00

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #659 on: October 30, 2015, 06:35:48 AM »
Initial estimate is about $52,150. How the markets have changed and official counting of money hasn't happened yet (and won't until Sunday), so official numbers will not be known until then. I put in the estimate for now since it's within $500 of being correct... I think.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #660 on: October 30, 2015, 10:50:32 AM »
Yay for 3-paycheck months! The market of course was kinder as well. Up over $8k to ~82,550.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #661 on: October 31, 2015, 03:06:11 AM »
2015-08-31 9,999
2015-09-30 9,986
2015-10-30 14,504

Good results this month with positive growth for all funds. I had a larger contribution this month due to my holiday pay and the value of my portfolio increased just above its historical cost.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #662 on: October 31, 2015, 10:47:49 AM »
It was negative all of my life until two or three years ago (at one point negative $200k or so).  I never tracked it because it was too depressing.

$27,512.11 November 2014
$32,550.93 January 2015
$37,692.25 April  2015
$41,623.39 June 2015
$35,929.89 July 2015 (Ouch!!!)
$45,275.83 October 2015

I did not track it in August and September . . .  just tried to find a little money to put in the 401(k).
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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #663 on: October 31, 2015, 10:50:36 AM »

1/1/2015 - $46,207.00
2/1/2015 - $47,296.00
3/9/15 - PC Net Worth $53,877
4/1/2015 - $60,080.00
5/1/2015 - $63,589.00
6/1/2015 - $65,962.00
6/26/2015 - $70,181.00
7/31/2015 - $72,988.00
9/1/2015 - $73,706.00
10/2/2015 - $76,853.00


10/30/2015 - $80,747.00
   How did you manage to avoid a dip in July-September?  Unlike everybody else, yours just goes up and up and up like the Energizer Bunny.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #664 on: November 01, 2015, 07:47:12 AM »
We did it!  Our net worth (including everything) is $101,521.89.  Woohoo six figures!  The market going back up was a big help this month.  As were some decreased expenses that gave us a couple hundred extra bucks.  $71,510 is in investments, and the rest is in various savings and checking accounts.  Moving on up to the next thread-though I think we'll be a bit slower than some other people on that climb.  We were hoping to hit $100,000 by the end of the year, and we made it with two months to go!  Woohoo!

Good luck to everyone else, keep it going :)

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #665 on: November 01, 2015, 07:48:08 AM »


We did it!  Our net worth (including everything) is $101,521.89.  Woohoo six figures! 

Congratulations!!

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #666 on: November 01, 2015, 11:33:22 AM »
Well, I decided to stop counting the value of my car in my NW and went back and recalculated and edited my figures since the start of the race. The bad news is I had to reset well below 10K again. The good news is that I get to do the 10K dance over again in probably five-ish months, now with less depreciation.

So, with the modified numbers:

September 30: 1,100
October 31: 4,100

Positive movement, at least.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #667 on: November 01, 2015, 11:36:14 AM »
Well, I decided to stop counting the value of my car in my NW and went back and recalculated and edited my figures since the start of the race. The bad news is I had to reset well below 10K again. The good news is that I get to do the 10K dance over again in probably five-ish months, now with less depreciation.

So, with the modified numbers:

September 30: 1,100
October 31: 4,100

Positive movement, at least.

Positive, positive movement :). My earlier estimate was way off (market did too well). I'll put in the official number later on today.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #668 on: November 01, 2015, 11:42:41 AM »
I had a great October, in large part as a result of the markets!

9/1: $78,487.07
10/1: $81,428.69
11/1: $87,887.66

Up over $6,000 this month. During the summer I figured I'd hit $100,000 by June 2016. Obviously the market will not perform like October every month, but I think if I keep up my increased savings rate, I could hit $100,000 by early April. That's five months to add ~$12,000 which is definitely doable. Then, on to $250k!!!

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #669 on: November 01, 2015, 01:06:31 PM »
Market headwinds continue, but some additional income (hike, arrears and canada tax benefits arrears) has kicked in to push the savings higher and buy more into the uncertain market.
June 2015: $65,550
July 2015: $74,250
Aug 2015: $73,900
Sep 2015: $78,300

90K looks difficult by Dec 2015. But still on target for 100k by Mar / Apr 2016.
Made a minor accounting adjustment. Used to consider the 2nd paycheck of the month for the following month's budgeting. But that used to cause a bit of confusion in calculations. I had to make that adjustment eventually and I bit the bullet this month. That reflects in the sudden jump of close to 7700 this month.
But this number is a correct reflection of NetWorth (all the accounts put together) as they stand on 31st Oct 2015 .

June 2015: $65,550
July 2015: $74,250
Aug 2015: $73,900
Sep 2015: $78,300
Oct 2015: $86,014

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #670 on: November 01, 2015, 01:15:46 PM »
We did it!  Our net worth (including everything) is $101,521.89.  Woohoo six figures!  The market going back up was a big help this month.  As were some decreased expenses that gave us a couple hundred extra bucks.  $71,510 is in investments, and the rest is in various savings and checking accounts.  Moving on up to the next thread-though I think we'll be a bit slower than some other people on that climb.  We were hoping to hit $100,000 by the end of the year, and we made it with two months to go!  Woohoo!

Good luck to everyone else, keep it going :)

Congrats!! Hope to join you in a few months in the next thread!

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #671 on: November 01, 2015, 01:29:35 PM »
I'm well above 100k in net worth however I'm at about 50k net worth outside of my house and my retirement funds. I'm going to join in this one. Looking to get to 100k net worth outside my house and retirement funds (not accessible until I'm 60) next year.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #672 on: November 01, 2015, 06:29:49 PM »
Officially over halfway there!!

EOY 2014: 20,639.31   
Jan 2015: 22,508.74   
Feb 2015: 30,778.55   
Mar 2015: 34,001.91   
Apr 2015: 36,607.49   
May 2015: 38,382.26   
Jun 2015: 42,838.00   
Jul 2015: 48,495.61   
Aug 2015: 46,205.22
Sep 2015: 49,753.59
Oct 2015: 53,968.55
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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #673 on: November 02, 2015, 06:31:57 AM »

1/1/2015 - $46,207.00
2/1/2015 - $47,296.00
3/9/15 - PC Net Worth $53,877
4/1/2015 - $60,080.00
5/1/2015 - $63,589.00
6/1/2015 - $65,962.00
6/26/2015 - $70,181.00
7/31/2015 - $72,988.00
9/1/2015 - $73,706.00
10/2/2015 - $76,853.00


10/30/2015 - $80,747.00
   How did you manage to avoid a dip in July-September?  Unlike everybody else, yours just goes up and up and up like the Energizer Bunny.

Right before the market turned I recieved a substantial raise that I dumped entirely into my defered compensation account. (I tripled my contributions)

If the market hadn't dipped I would have went up much faster. haha. Lucky timing I guess.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #674 on: November 02, 2015, 08:28:44 AM »
Officially over halfway there!!

EOY 2014: 20,639.31   
Jan 2015: 22,508.74   
Feb 2015: 30,778.55   
Mar 2015: 34,001.91   
Apr 2015: 36,607.49   
May 2015: 38,382.26   
Jun 2015: 42,838.00   
Jul 2015: 48,495.61   
Aug 2015: 46,205.22
Sep 2015: 49,753.59
Oct 2015: 53,968.55
  Your post stood out to me because of the time period and somewhat similar numbers.  You started tracking around the same time I did.  You kicked my butt, however.  See post #680, a few above.  You started with less than me and ended up with more than me in October.

I need to kick my rear end into gear and get this net worth thing moving . . .

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #675 on: November 02, 2015, 08:43:30 AM »
I'd like to join in, although I'm starting above $10,000. It seems like others have as well so hope it's ok.
Just started a journal on here with a plan of having $80K net worth (40K for me and 40K for my husband)by the end of 2017. Maybe this will motivate/help me to get to the $100K mark instead by that time.

As of 30 Oct - $30,648
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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #676 on: November 02, 2015, 08:47:06 AM »
I'd like to join in, although I'm starting above $10,000. It seems like others have as well so hope it's ok.
Just started a journal on here with a plan of having $80K net worth (40K for me and 40K for my husband)by the end of 2017. Maybe this will motivate/help me to get to the $100K mark instead by that time.

As of 30 Oct - $30,648

I found MMM, joined the forums, and hopped on board with this challenge with around $70k net worth. Starting above $10,000 is quite alright!


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Re: Race from 10 to 100k!!
« Reply #677 on: November 02, 2015, 11:36:33 AM »
5/31/2014: -$14,743
6/30/2014: -$7196
7/31/2014: $2017
8/31/2014: $5508
9/30/2014: $10,128
10/31/2014: $14,610
11/30/2014: $21,118
12/31/2014: $24,603
1/31/2015: $22,583
2/28/2015: $27,828
3/31/2015: $35,302
4/30/2015: $41,762
5/31/2015: $47,324
6/30/2015: $50,866
7/31/2015: $38,419
8/31/2015: $43,538
9/30/2015: $47,874
10/31/2015: $56,307

Overall, $71,050 in 17 months ($4,179 per month!) This was an extra good month, as some more of my wife's finances was combined with mine. My credit union is taking forever to finish her name change, though, so she still can't deposit her paychecks. So she still has her own bank account for now, which is accumulating money which we then move to savings in chunks. Anyway, at the current average, we should hit $100k in 11 months - next October! (But I think we'll beat that average... )

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #678 on: November 02, 2015, 02:12:14 PM »
Congrats to Apple for graduating to the next step!
Welcome to the challenge $40kby40!
And congrats to everyone else who seems to be making solid progress in their financial goals.

I had a good month with markets recovering a bit, a nice raise at work coming through, and temporarily having a roommate for an extra few hundred bucks a month. Long way to go but ahead of my goals right now.

8/1/2015           $52,700.00
9/1/2015           $57,358.64
10/1/2015   $59,144.58
11/1/2015   $63,499.72


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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #679 on: November 02, 2015, 03:09:08 PM »
Officially over halfway there!!

EOY 2014: 20,639.31   
Jan 2015: 22,508.74   
Feb 2015: 30,778.55   
Mar 2015: 34,001.91   
Apr 2015: 36,607.49   
May 2015: 38,382.26   
Jun 2015: 42,838.00   
Jul 2015: 48,495.61   
Aug 2015: 46,205.22
Sep 2015: 49,753.59
Oct 2015: 53,968.55
  Your post stood out to me because of the time period and somewhat similar numbers.  You started tracking around the same time I did.  You kicked my butt, however.  See post #680, a few above.  You started with less than me and ended up with more than me in October.

I need to kick my rear end into gear and get this net worth thing moving . . .

Ha, thanks, well I feel the same way about some other posters who are kicking my butt! I guess that's the whole point of this thread huh? The more butt kicking, the more motivation. :D
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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #680 on: November 02, 2015, 04:55:23 PM »
I am here to make you all feel better about yourselves. :)

I have gone from -$52,745.00 in May 2014 to -$10,177.00 in October 2015. My stretch goal was a big fat $0 net worth by the end of 2015. I know it's still possible, but it will definitely be a stretch! Fingers crossed!!!

Curse you, student loans!!!

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #681 on: November 02, 2015, 11:38:12 PM »
I don't see any -% changes on the sheet for Oct...great job guys!

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #682 on: November 03, 2015, 05:57:33 AM »
I am here to make you all feel better about yourselves. :)

I have gone from -$52,745.00 in May 2014 to -$10,177.00 in October 2015. My stretch goal was a big fat $0 net worth by the end of 2015. I know it's still possible, but it will definitely be a stretch! Fingers crossed!!!

Curse you, student loans!!!

That is very impressive!  You are  doing something about them, good for you!  :)

EDIT: Just added my net worth in a day or two late.
« Last Edit: November 03, 2015, 06:27:51 AM by carozy »

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #683 on: November 03, 2015, 09:12:38 AM »
Finally remembered my password! Things are moving great especially with the market rise recently. Looking at my accounts they've had a $10,000 swing over the past month. It's weird to second guess if I should spend $5-10 on a meal when your account moves that much. Anyways I'm hoping to reach $100,000 by year end. It'll be a stretch but with some market tailwind could very well happen. I'm jealous of the people who are able to put away a couple thousand a month, it's a good motivator though, to encourage me to up my commissions.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #684 on: November 03, 2015, 11:13:11 AM »
I'm in!! End of may was around $4k net worth. Hoping for $100k in 18-24 months.

Savings $75k
Student loans -$71k

Net worth $4k

I already have a journal, if you really want to see just how crazy i am ;) otherwise...good luck!!!

1 year update... (I "quit" tracking because i can't update the google doc)

Savings $135k
Student loans -$54k

NW $81k

Great job everybody!!! And congrats to those who already made it!!

I'm still hanging in there!!

Savings $135k
Student loans $46k

NW = $88k

Oct 2015

Save $140,158
Debt $46,734

NW = $93,424

Sooooo close!!!
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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #685 on: November 03, 2015, 12:27:30 PM »
7/31/2015: $36,978
8/31/2015: $34,949
9/30/2015: $35,722
10/31/2015: $37,797

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #686 on: November 03, 2015, 04:31:41 PM »
I am here to make you all feel better about yourselves. :)

I have gone from -$52,745.00 in May 2014 to -$10,177.00 in October 2015. My stretch goal was a big fat $0 net worth by the end of 2015. I know it's still possible, but it will definitely be a stretch! Fingers crossed!!!

Curse you, student loans!!!

That is very impressive!  You are  doing something about them, good for you!  :)

EDIT: Just added my net worth in a day or two late.

Thanks for the encouragement, Carozy!! It's been a long haul, but I am feeling good about my progress!!

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #687 on: November 11, 2015, 04:57:07 AM »
Congrats to all on their progress!

It was weird going down in September!
July: 79,961.10
Aug: 81,646.21
Sep: 79,574.76  - ouch
Oct: 87,961.41 - woohoo!

Looking good to hit my baseline target of $90,500 for the year - hoping to get closer to the finish line though!

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #688 on: November 11, 2015, 12:19:36 PM »
Congrats to all on their progress!

It was weird going down in September!
July: 79,961.10
Aug: 81,646.21
Sep: 79,574.76  - ouch
Oct: 87,961.41 - woohoo!

Looking good to hit my baseline target of $90,500 for the year - hoping to get closer to the finish line though!

Great month!!

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #689 on: November 15, 2015, 08:10:37 AM »

I've read MMM for about a year now, but I'm new to the forums. I was recently promoted at work and my family and I are making a cross-country move as part of the transfer. My wife and I are 27, with no children and no student loan debt. We do carry a significant amount of CC debt (all at 0% with the use of balance transfer checks (2-3% per transaction)). We are currently trying to max out all tax-advantaged accounts (~50k/year, primary) while also paying down the CC debt (secondary). Our current goal is to reach $100k in net worth by June 2016 and $250k by her 30th birthday, with an eye towards FIRE sometime in our late 30s. We are also wanting to raise a family, but aren't planning on having children anytime in the next few years. Below is our net worth trajectory over the past 6 months:

March 2015: $36,337
April 2015: $38,120
May 2015: $42,347
June 2015: $47,346
July 2015: $56,109
August 2015: $59,985
September 2015: $59,189
October 2015: $65,204


November 2015: $67,240

Will be looking to contribute more to 401(k) over next few paychecks to minimize income tax in spring of 2016.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #690 on: November 20, 2015, 10:37:43 AM »
I'm so close...got paid again, 401k contribution is out of my check but hasn't hit Vanguard yet, so I'm adding it anyway.

$7725.02 net cash (zeroing current CC balance)
$38912.77 house equity
$3085.31 employer stock
$3136.02 Franklin Templeton
$43,068.59 Vanguard

$96,975.13

SO CLOSE!!!  I even spent ~$450 I wouldn't have normally spent this month...definitely makes me want to curb spending even more so I break 100k, hahaha...

Just in investments/housing - I'm there!

$57526 401k/IRA/taxable
$48255 home equity if Zillow is to be believed (a proper appraisal is on my list of things to do so I can drop PMI)

$105,781! :)

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #691 on: November 20, 2015, 10:45:42 AM »
$105,781! :)

Congratulations!!!!!!!

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #692 on: November 20, 2015, 05:04:49 PM »
I'm so close...got paid again, 401k contribution is out of my check but hasn't hit Vanguard yet, so I'm adding it anyway.

$7725.02 net cash (zeroing current CC balance)
$38912.77 house equity
$3085.31 employer stock
$3136.02 Franklin Templeton
$43,068.59 Vanguard

$96,975.13

SO CLOSE!!!  I even spent ~$450 I wouldn't have normally spent this month...definitely makes me want to curb spending even more so I break 100k, hahaha...

Just in investments/housing - I'm there!

$57526 401k/IRA/taxable
$48255 home equity if Zillow is to be believed (a proper appraisal is on my list of things to do so I can drop PMI)

$105,781! :)

Good luck on dropping the PMI, we just dropped ours last month :-D.  Wonderful progress, I'll see you over on the other thread.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #693 on: November 20, 2015, 06:40:03 PM »
I'm at right around $98,500 in investments right now.  It seems like I have been sooooo close for a month now.  Maybe two weeks to go or so.
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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #694 on: November 21, 2015, 12:09:05 AM »
I'm so close...got paid again, 401k contribution is out of my check but hasn't hit Vanguard yet, so I'm adding it anyway.

$7725.02 net cash (zeroing current CC balance)
$38912.77 house equity
$3085.31 employer stock
$3136.02 Franklin Templeton
$43,068.59 Vanguard

$96,975.13

SO CLOSE!!!  I even spent ~$450 I wouldn't have normally spent this month...definitely makes me want to curb spending even more so I break 100k, hahaha...

Just in investments/housing - I'm there!

$57526 401k/IRA/taxable
$48255 home equity if Zillow is to be believed (a proper appraisal is on my list of things to do so I can drop PMI)

$105,781! :)

Good to see the Class of 2015 growing!

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #695 on: November 28, 2015, 05:34:23 AM »
Last month: 87,861.41
This month: 88,795.86
+934.45

Some headwinds this month, but still moving forward. Should still beat $90,500 target by EOY!

Hoping to hit $100k by the end of the first quarter.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #696 on: November 29, 2015, 07:28:32 PM »
Up $2,805.29, to $85, 354.64. Was able to pick up some call to offset a few extra expenses coming due. Still eyeing Feb/Mar for graduation.
« Last Edit: November 29, 2015, 07:31:04 PM by SpareChange »

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #697 on: November 29, 2015, 10:05:26 PM »
Market headwinds continue, but some additional income (hike, arrears and canada tax benefits arrears) has kicked in to push the savings higher and buy more into the uncertain market.
June 2015: $65,550
July 2015: $74,250
Aug 2015: $73,900
Sep 2015: $78,300

90K looks difficult by Dec 2015. But still on target for 100k by Mar / Apr 2016.
Made a minor accounting adjustment. Used to consider the 2nd paycheck of the month for the following month's budgeting. But that used to cause a bit of confusion in calculations. I had to make that adjustment eventually and I bit the bullet this month. That reflects in the sudden jump of close to 7700 this month.
But this number is a correct reflection of NetWorth (all the accounts put together) as they stand on 31st Oct 2015 .

June 2015: $65,550
July 2015: $74,250
Aug 2015: $73,900
Sep 2015: $78,300
Oct 2015: $86,014
Steady progress and ~2,600 growth this month despite a lot of un-planned expenses this month. A bit of tightening up to do in the holiday season to end the year on a high.

June 2015: $65,550
July 2015: $74,250
Aug 2015: $73,900
Sep 2015: $78,300
Oct 2015: $86,014
Nov 2015: $88,620
« Last Edit: January 06, 2016, 07:59:10 PM by CanIndian »

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #698 on: November 30, 2015, 06:02:57 AM »

1/1/2015 - $46,207.00
2/1/2015 - $47,296.00
3/9/15 - PC Net Worth $53,877
4/1/2015 - $60,080.00
5/1/2015 - $63,589.00
6/1/2015 - $65,962.00
6/26/2015 - $70,181.00
7/31/2015 - $72,988.00
9/1/2015 - $73,706.00
10/2/2015 - $76,853.00
10/30/2015 - $80,747.00


11/30/2015 - $95,741.00

I just passed the 5 year mark at work which increased my vested pension amount substantially. I can see the finish line but the next month or two will be much slower with christmas and some medical bills coming in.

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Re: Race from 10 too 100k!!
« Reply #699 on: November 30, 2015, 03:59:11 PM »

7/31/2015: $36,978
8/31/2015: $34,949
9/30/2015: $35,722
10/31/2015: $37,797
11/30/2015: $39,424