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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1800 on: June 01, 2018, 09:02:48 AM »
June: 164343
May: 164079
April: 157954

Blah.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1801 on: June 01, 2018, 09:10:42 AM »
03/01/18: $100,871
04/01/18: $104,410
05/01/18: $109,333
06/01/18: $111,851

Baby arrived healthy this month :). Off work on parental leave, so pleased with the foward progress. June will be another month of parental leave so expect another smallish increase this month.
Congratulations on your new arrival!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1802 on: June 01, 2018, 09:24:29 AM »
Background on net worth: No kids, 1 dog (he's a very good boy), we own a house.

08/2013: $9,216- had been making 18k, got a job making 27k
02/2014: $14,413- new job in December making 38k
08/2014: $17,890
02/2015: $34,041
08/2015: $58,584 - new job in May making 55k
02/2016: $77,264
09/2016: $96,145

10/31/2016: $101,606        (+$2,334)
11/17/2016: $103,940        (+$2,334)
12/30/2016: $109,785.19   (+$5,845.19)
1/31/2017:   $112,318.74   (+$2,533.55)
2/28/2017:   $119,499.39   (+$7,180.65)
3/31/2017:   $124,640.83   (+$5,141.44)
4/30/2017:   $109,329.00   (-$15,311.83)
5/31/2017:   $108,986.53   (-$342.47)
6/30/2017:   $114,809.37   (+$5,822.84) Husband started working making 75k
7/31/2017:   $118,822.63   (+$4,013.26)
8/31/2017:   $127,150.06   (+$8,327.43)
9/29/2017:   $137,371.91   (+$10,221.85)
10/31/2017: $131,182.62   (-$6,189.29)
11/30/2017: $160,216.75   (+$29,034.13) We bought a house!
12/31/2017: $167,991.01   (+$7,774.26)
1/31/2018:   $180,969.37   (+$12,978.36) Husband started new job making $61k plus bonus
2/28/2018:   $184,798.13   (+$3,828.76)
3/31/2018:   $184,548.87   (-$249.26)
4/30/2018:   $188,623.33   (+4,074.46)
5/31/2018:   $194,415.98   (+5,792.65)

Perception can be crazy. I've been feeling super down this month because we've been spending a lot, but apparently we've done pretty well. I have around $700 in work expenses that need to be reimbursed and we also bought our plane tickets/hotel for our trip to Paris in September. On the bright side, my husband is getting his bonus situation sorted so we should have some extra income coming in every month. We are going to try for a frugal June to rein back in our spending. Maybe hit $200k next month?

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1803 on: June 01, 2018, 10:22:44 AM »
Congrats

Up $6,609.57 to $253,986.79. To think my net worth was $0 when I started my FT job in March of 2014. Thanks for the motivation guys! Looks like half of you will be joining me in the subsequent thread next month, and passing me up shortly thereafter :).

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1804 on: June 01, 2018, 11:13:26 AM »
   Jul 1, 2016      -$19,048    
   Jan 1, 2017      -$25,189     <--Found MMM
   Jan 1, 2018       $110,473    
   Feb 1       $116,237    
   Mar 1       $122,184    
   Apr 1       $122,764    
   May 1       $129,950    
   June 1       $149,174     (+19,224)

I only count investment accounts minus loans (low interest student loans). Sold my truck so that's the big jump (was our only vehicle).
Just starting on my FIRE journey, hopefully posting here creates accountability and eventually lowers my very anti-mustachian life habits.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1805 on: June 01, 2018, 12:09:59 PM »
Brand new to this forum, but I've been reading MMM since I started my first "real job" in late 2014. Really excited to jump in here for some motivation!

Summary of finances so far:
01/2014: $1.5k
07/2014: $4k
01/2015: $15.3k
07/2015: $28.4k
01/2016: $54.8k
07/2016: $69.5k
01/2017: $89.7k
07/2017: $102.5k (hooray!)
01/2018: $136.8k (bought a house with equity baked in)
02/2018: $151.1k
03/2018: $155.4k
04/2018: $160.0k
05/2018: $169.8k (company finally got 401(k) last month, so I'm able to save a lot more. And 3 paychecks doesn't hurt.)

I can't wait until that 200,000 milestone.

Going to start recording two columns, one for cash + savings and another for total NW.
06/2018: $149.0k  $172.2k

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1806 on: June 01, 2018, 04:19:45 PM »
Jan. 1, 2017 - 103,000
Feb. 1, 2017 - 106,500
Mar. 1 2017  - 102,500
Apr. 1  2017 -  110,000
May 1  2017 -  112,500
June 1 2017 -  113,500
July  1 2017 -  120,500
Aug. 1 2017 -  131,000
Sept. 1 2017-  131,000
Oct.  1  2017-  131,500
Nov. 1  2017 - 135,000
Dec. 1  2017 - 140,000
Jan. 1   2018 - 160,000
Feb. 1   2018-  168,000
Mar. 1   2018-  168,000
April 1   2018-  169,000
May 1   2018 -  171,000
June 1  2018 -  178,000

Was under budget for the first time in a long time, which helped quite a bit.  Should hopefully have another low spend month in June since it is too damn hot to do anything, and I may have some short term reimbursable business expenses coming up I'll need to save up for.  But it is nice to finally get back on pace from a largely stagnant 2018!


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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1807 on: June 01, 2018, 04:24:04 PM »
Good month!

2/1/18   $103,481
3/1/18   $100,568
4/1/18   $103,798
5/1/18   $108,542
6/1/18   $117,139
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2018: 6.27x
2019: 8.57x
2020: 10.98x
2021: 13.52x
2022: 16.18x
2023: 18.98x
2024: 21.92x
2025: 25x

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1808 on: June 01, 2018, 04:54:42 PM »
I will join in the race but only counting my "Early Retirement stash". So this does not include my emergency-fund, pension capital, or payed-off residence.

These are the "end of the month" numbers:
Month      Early Retirement Stash
Jan 2016   €  58,971.00
Feb 2016   €  58,971.00
Mar 2016   €  58,971.00
Apr 2016   €  60,008.00
May 2016   €  60,008.00
Jun 2016   €  64,384.00
Jul 2016   €  64,484.00
Aug 2016   €  64,584.00
Sep 2016   €  72,218.00
Oct 2016   €  75,671.00
Nov 2016   €  81,421.00
Dec 2016   €  84,057.00
Jan 2017   €  86,368.00
Feb 2017   €  90,080.00
Mar 2017   €  89,191.00
Apr 2017   €  91,756.00
May 2017   €  98,579.00
Jun 2017   €  98,658.00
Jul 2017   € 100,443.00
Aug 2017   € 101,689.00
Sep 2017   € 103,743.18
Oct 2017   € 111,906.92
Nov 2017   € 113,202.00
Dec 2017   € 116,615.00
Jan 2018   € 119,817.00
Feb 2018   € 118,464.00
Mar 2018   € 115,094.00
Apr 2018   € 122,622.00
May 2018   € 128,787.00

I have also added these numbers to the "Race from 100k to 250k" Google Doc
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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1809 on: June 01, 2018, 05:14:07 PM »
January 1, 2018        : $97,318
February 2, 2018       : $104,695
March 1,2018            : $107,006
March 30, 2018         : $115,189
May 1, 2018              : $116,178
June 1, 2018             : $119,529

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1810 on: June 01, 2018, 07:18:37 PM »


Baby arrived healthy this month :). Off work on parental leave, so pleased with the foward progress. June will be another month of parental leave so expect another smallish increase this month.

Congratulations! Hope you're getting some sleep.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1811 on: June 01, 2018, 11:09:16 PM »




Dec 2016 - $129.04 k
Jan 2017 - $133.53 k
Feb 2017 - $139.23 k
Mar 2017 - $145.40 k
Apr 2017 - $149.59 k
May 2017 - $155.36 k
Jun 2017 -  $160.27 k
July 2017 - $167.24 k
Aug 2017 - $171.00 k
Sep 2017 - $178.27 k (5 paychecks instead of 4)
Oct 2017 - $184.61 k
Nov 2017 - $190.83 k
Dec 2017 - $196.66 k
Jan 2018 - $210.26 k
Feb 2018 - $205.18 k (market loss plus one less paycheck)
Mar 2018 - $211.20 k
Apr 2018 - $215.64 k


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May 2018 - $220.34k

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1812 on: June 02, 2018, 04:23:41 PM »
Dec 2017: 102,068.04
Jan 2018: 108,443.97
Feb 2018: 108,726.52
Mar 2018: 109,126.43
Apr 2018: 114,917.83
May 2018: 118,481.89


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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1813 on: June 02, 2018, 05:39:28 PM »
$43,153 - Jan 2016
$67,328 - Jan 2017

$119,626 - Jan 2018
$123,301 - Feb 2018
$127,224 - Mar 2018
$126,450 - Apr 2018
$130,499 - May 2018

$125,105 - Jun 2018

Some downs in the market, some traveling, on an off cycle for work.  July won’t see much increase, but I’ll make up lost $$$ and make good progress August-October.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1814 on: June 02, 2018, 06:18:16 PM »
01/2017:  $42,000
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01/2018:  $143,602
02/2018:  $151,025
03/2018:  $158,208
04/2018:  $161,505
05/2018:  $171,200
06/2018:  $186,416

This is a bit inflated because I've got to pay ~$5k in quarterly taxes next week.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1815 on: June 03, 2018, 05:28:19 PM »
Joining in - adding $5500 a month roughly

June 2018.  $219,320
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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1816 on: June 04, 2018, 06:41:27 AM »
Jun 2017 $112k
Jul 2017 $115k
Aug 2017 $111k [sold house and paid off student loans]
Sep 2017 $117k
Oct 2017 $121k
Nov 2017 $125k
Dec 2017 $126k [buying a house, lots of associated expenses]
Jan 2018 $132k [stellar market]
Feb 2018 $142k [closed on new house, 401k profit sharing lump sum]
Mar 2018 $141k [ouch market hurt]
Apr 2018 $145k [paid off car]
May 2018 $153k

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1817 on: June 04, 2018, 07:14:39 AM »
Liquid Investments: 

12/14 ~    $46,000
12/15 ~    $81,000
12/16 ~  $109,000
12/17 ~  $164,000     
01/18 ~  $174,000
02/18 ~  $172,000
03/18 ~  $175,000
04/18 ~  $180,000
05/18 ~  $184,000

Put up a post on my site with a little more detail.  Nice to get some positive movement.  Ten year wedding anniversary is coming up though...that's going to leave a mark.
« Last Edit: June 11, 2018, 06:57:21 AM by CorpRaider »

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1818 on: June 04, 2018, 09:05:15 AM »
Month   Networth   Investments   Debt
12/31/16   $115,671   $64,692   -$121,564
01/31/17   $119,371   $66,070   -$119,764
02/28/17   $124,835   $67,186   -$115,416
03/31/17   $129,469   $67,472   -$111,068
04/30/17   $125,786   $67,858   -$106,720
05/31/17   $134,698   $70,822   -$102,372
06/30/17   $140,666   $82,983   -$98,024
07/31/17   $153,716   $92,589   -$93,676
08/31/17   $159,027   $96,256   -$89,328
09/30/17   $168,105   $100,416   -$84,980
10/31/17   $181,050   $106,552   -$80,632
11/30/17   $192,875   $111,570   -$76,284
12/31/17   $209,837   $123,158   -$72,736
01/31/18   $226,173   $140,791   -$69,683
02/28/18   $227,345   $139,409   -$68,013
03/31/18   $230,611   $140,661   -$67,756
04/30/18   $240,326   $148,934   -$66,421

05/31/18   $252,234   $157,561   -$69,889

Onward and upward! Selling a house in the next month (hopefully), moving from MCOL to LCOL city and the wife is starting a new, more lucrative job!

Hard to project at this point but stretch goal will be 500k networth by Jan 1 2020!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1819 on: June 04, 2018, 09:44:29 PM »

            Net Worth      investment and cash assets
Mar 2016      $28,361      $74,408
Jun 2016      $40,970      $81,270
Sep 2016      $57,895      $92,035
Dec 2016      $80,499     $100,376
Mar 2017      $99,766     $116,593
Jun 2017     $102,562      $96,048
Sep 2017     $112,554     $106,887
Oct 2017     $116,826     $110,677
Dec 2017     $128,724     $121,976
Jan 2018     $136,288     $127,999
Feb 2018     $140,881     $132,219
Mar 2018     $133,930     $124,857
Apr 2018     $146,151     $136,573 cash from parents for business
May 2018     $141,036     $133,501 made business capital purchases


Painful to see the number go down this much, but we invested about 10k in a side business this month.  A big chunk of that was from a gift from my parents last month. 

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1820 on: June 05, 2018, 04:58:22 AM »
9/1/16: $99,187.71
9/9/16: $101,885
10/1/16: $103,713.66
11/1/16: $108,566.60
12/1/16: $116,317
1/1/17: $125,770
2/1/17: $131,945
5/1/17: $149,650
7/1/17: $170,407
10/1/17: $186,103 - WOW! Added $82,390 in a year! I knew we were packing it in, but I didn't realize it was that much!
11/1/17: $197,211
5/1/18: $227,460 -- Starting to taste it...
6/5/18: $244,372

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1821 on: June 05, 2018, 09:16:50 AM »
01/2017 $88,615
01/2018 $132,155
02/2018 $138,015
03/2018 $137,779
04/2018 $148,093
05/2018 $158,814
06/2018 $161,284 <-- nearly doubled networth, in a year and a half

Also updated the group spreadsheet: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Z8OcegKpbeNJoqSI0nzoBuypFKqDD7BT2SS60oFEeCw/edit#gid=0

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1822 on: June 06, 2018, 04:54:35 AM »
9/1/16: $99,187.71
9/9/16: $101,885
10/1/16: $103,713.66
11/1/16: $108,566.60
12/1/16: $116,317
1/1/17: $125,770
2/1/17: $131,945
5/1/17: $149,650
7/1/17: $170,407
10/1/17: $186,103 - WOW! Added $82,390 in a year! I knew we were packing it in, but I didn't realize it was that much!
11/1/17: $197,211
5/1/18: $227,460 -- Starting to taste it...
6/5/18: $244,372

Holy smokes @jda85 !  You are almost there!!!  Any celebration planned after you cross the milestone?

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1823 on: June 06, 2018, 06:37:06 PM »
9/1/16: $99,187.71
9/9/16: $101,885
10/1/16: $103,713.66
11/1/16: $108,566.60
12/1/16: $116,317
1/1/17: $125,770
2/1/17: $131,945
5/1/17: $149,650
7/1/17: $170,407
10/1/17: $186,103 - WOW! Added $82,390 in a year! I knew we were packing it in, but I didn't realize it was that much!
11/1/17: $197,211
5/1/18: $227,460 -- Starting to taste it...
6/5/18: $244,372

Holy smokes @jda85 !  You are almost there!!!  Any celebration planned after you cross the milestone?

Nope. Just need to figure out how to step on the gas some more and double it to the next milestone. :D

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1824 on: June 07, 2018, 04:26:16 AM »
9/1/16: $99,187.71
9/9/16: $101,885
10/1/16: $103,713.66
11/1/16: $108,566.60
12/1/16: $116,317
1/1/17: $125,770
2/1/17: $131,945
5/1/17: $149,650
7/1/17: $170,407
10/1/17: $186,103 - WOW! Added $82,390 in a year! I knew we were packing it in, but I didn't realize it was that much!
11/1/17: $197,211
5/1/18: $227,460 -- Starting to taste it...
6/5/18: $244,372

Holy smokes @jda85 !  You are almost there!!!  Any celebration planned after you cross the milestone?

Nope. Just need to figure out how to step on the gas some more and double it to the next milestone. :D

Spoken like a true mustachian!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1825 on: June 07, 2018, 08:56:11 AM »
I am joining this race from the $10k-$100k race!  Hopefully not too early.

I don't count true NW but thought it would be nice to look back and see it, so I added it!  What I am really tracking is the "Invested Total" column.  I also don't count different savings accounts if they have a specific purpose (maternity leave, self-employment taxes, etc).

What is happening in 2018:  Baby #2 is due in late March!  I accepted a job offer last week that includes a 30+% raise. I will not be able to contribute to the new company 401k until I have been there for 30 days, very close to when I take unpaid maternity leave, and we are holding off on putting anything into the IRA until after maternity leave so our Invested Total should follow the market increases/dips for the next several months with very little contributions added.  We also plan to finish off student loans in 2018 (finally).  If DH's business continues growing as it has for the last few months I would love to max his IRA and then will need to make decisions of paying down debt vs investing in another rental vs increasing my 401k vs opening an IRA for me vs increasing contributions to 529 Plans.

Back at work, and as planned we did not contribute anything to investments while I was out so but there were some 401k contributions made in March before leave. The invested balances for end of May are a little bit of a guess based on the balance today since I did not check these things while on leave. 

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        401K        IRA Invested Total Home Value Rental Value Debt         Total NW
Dec-13 $43,660 $0         $43,660 $120,000 $120,000 $232,000 $51,660
Dec-14 $52,943 $0         $52,943 $125,000 $125,000 $227,000 $75,943
Dec-15 $55,622 $0         $55,622 $130,000 $130,000 $227,000 $88,622
Dec-16 $68,870 $700 $69,570 $200,000 $130,000 $281,000 $118,570
Dec-17 $96,294 $1,167 $97,461 $240,000 $135,000 $317,727 $154,724
Jan-18 $101,379 $1,212 $102,591 $240,000 $135,000 $316,332 $161,258
Feb-18 $97,645 $4,248 $101,894 $240,000 $135,000 $314,997 $161,896
May-18 $105,000 $5,000 $110,000 $240,000 $135,000 $310,837 $174,163

 

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1826 on: June 07, 2018, 10:36:16 AM »
6/1/2017 - $115,738
6/30/2017 $117,232 ~ +1.29%
7/31/2017 $119,087 ~ +1.58%
8/31/2017 $123,218 ~ +3.47%
9/30/2017 $123,886 ~ +0.54%
10/31/2017 $125,468.75 +1.28%
11/30/2017 $124,036.64 ~-1.14%   - Almost a new leap day  ;)
12/31/2017 $130,952.23 ~5.58%   - Side note: previous month didn't have tax liens so this % is a little skewed
1/31/2018  $135,011.70 ~ 3.10%
2/28/2018  $135,864.07 ~ 0.63%
3/30/2018   $138,236.93 ~2.39%
4/31/2018   $146,471.66 ~5.96%

5/31/2018 $149,243.29 ~ 1.89%

Numbers based on Mint

Little late and I suspect next month will be a similar number but it's a semi planned purchase.  (New PC, after 8 year it's time for an upgrade.)
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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1827 on: June 07, 2018, 11:50:10 AM »
Hello, joining in!

Rather than net worth, reporting on investments. Goal of $250,000 by March 2019. Goal of $500,000, paid off mortgage, and FI by January 2023.

Investments:
5/1/2018: $192,000


6/1/2018: $200,737

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1828 on: June 11, 2018, 05:54:08 AM »
Update for June

Total Net Worth:

May 2018 - 104,770
June 2018 - 111,962

Didn't get to updating my figures right at the beginning of the month so that's why the jump is so big.  Stretch goal is to hit 150k by end of year, going to take some serious work to get there.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1829 on: June 11, 2018, 09:22:46 AM »
Hey @moonpalace, I didn't mean to leave you out! You, me and @Canadian Ben are all racing to the goal by December 31st.

I don't want to brag, but I just sold three more copies of my zombie novel, so that's another $2.97 toward my goal!

I want in!

I cannot remember the last time I posted so below are my numbers.

Dec-17: 190k
Jan-18: 198k
Feb-18: 199k
Mar-18: 201k
Apr-18: 207k
May-18: 213k

My projections have me crossing the 250k line in December.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1830 on: June 12, 2018, 12:31:18 AM »
Just took a sneaky mid-month peek at my NW in YNAB.

Not calling it until the end of the month, but... we're there peeps!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1831 on: June 12, 2018, 07:38:38 AM »
Just took a sneaky mid-month peek at my NW in YNAB.

Not calling it until the end of the month, but... we're there peeps!
Congrats!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1832 on: June 13, 2018, 10:29:06 AM »
Hey @moonpalace, I didn't mean to leave you out! You, me and @Canadian Ben are all racing to the goal by December 31st.

I don't want to brag, but I just sold three more copies of my zombie novel, so that's another $2.97 toward my goal!

I want in!

I cannot remember the last time I posted so below are my numbers.

Dec-17: 190k
Jan-18: 198k
Feb-18: 199k
Mar-18: 201k
Apr-18: 207k
May-18: 213k

My projections have me crossing the 250k line in December.

Hey @Virtus , I hope you don't mind the tag but it's so easy to miss posts directed at specific folks on this forum. So it's officially you, me, @Canadian Ben and @moonpalace. I sold more zombie novels this month so it's not really fair to the rest of you, but oh well. I'll post my numbers in a few days (I post mid-month)


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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1833 on: June 13, 2018, 11:36:00 AM »
I sold more zombie novels this month so it's not really fair to the rest of you, but oh well. I'll post my numbers in a few days (I post mid-month)

I opened two bank accounts and a CC for welcome bonuses. They are my zombie novels :D

Julius Pepperwood and the free money for jumping through very low hoops.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1834 on: June 14, 2018, 04:46:02 PM »
Hey @moonpalace, I didn't mean to leave you out! You, me and @Canadian Ben are all racing to the goal by December 31st.

I don't want to brag, but I just sold three more copies of my zombie novel, so that's another $2.97 toward my goal!

I want in!

I cannot remember the last time I posted so below are my numbers.

Dec-17: 190k
Jan-18: 198k
Feb-18: 199k
Mar-18: 201k
Apr-18: 207k
May-18: 213k

My projections have me crossing the 250k line in December.

Hey @Virtus , I hope you don't mind the tag but it's so easy to miss posts directed at specific folks on this forum. So it's officially you, me, @Canadian Ben and @moonpalace. I sold more zombie novels this month so it's not really fair to the rest of you, but oh well. I'll post my numbers in a few days (I post mid-month)

I don't mind and thanks for "officially including me". See that is the problem with a salaried position.... regardless how hard I push, it wont effect my change in net worth today.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1835 on: June 14, 2018, 05:19:48 PM »
Side hustles and zombie novels Virtus.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1836 on: June 15, 2018, 03:37:56 AM »
Retirement investments + emergency savings

April 15 2018 $164,937
May 15 2018 $182,637
June 15 2018 $191,378

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1837 on: June 16, 2018, 09:12:11 AM »
1/12/18 - $75,103.12
1/16/18 - $83,567.53
2/1/18 - $94,138.48
2/15/18 - $91,543.60
3/4/18 - $106,647.81
3/15/18-$113,810.14
4/1/18-$118,457.70
4/13/18-$122,591.10
5/1/18 - $124,603.56
5/15/18 - $129,202.24
5/31/18 - $150,940.36
6/16/18 - $154,273.90

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1838 on: June 16, 2018, 10:13:53 AM »
Jan 2016      $80,165.78
Mar 2016     $101,768.81
May 2016     $106,529.21
July 2016     $115,035.02
Sept 2016    $126,076.92
Nov 2016     $135,152.36
Jan 2017      $147,729.69
Mar 2017     $140,835.79 (moving expenses set us back)
May 2017     $149,690.19
July 2017     $157,768.24
Sept 2017    $167,359.52
Nov 2017     $175,059.46
Jan 2018      $190,018.18
Feb 2018      $198,506.91
March 2018  $206,086.24
April 2018    $206,732.49
May 2018     $211,986.89
June 2018    $217,559.28

(+$5,572.39, so a good month, even with taking a cruise! And next month, I should have a good royalty. I would LOVE to hit $225K)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1839 on: June 16, 2018, 10:28:14 AM »
So the "Race within a Race" update is:

@Canadian Ben  $221,000
Nick Miller   $217,559.28
@Virtus    $213,000.00
@moonpalace  $186,416.00

Let's all hit $250K by year's end even if it means taking in three roommates and surviving all the whacky hi jinks that ensue.

 

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1840 on: June 16, 2018, 02:59:35 PM »
Side hustles and zombie novels Virtus.

I need to find another side hustle. I drove for Uber for a bit but it didn't generate enough cash for the time spent away from family to be worth it.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1841 on: June 17, 2018, 08:35:32 AM »
Column 1: investments (retirement + otherwise):
Column 2: total net worth (including investments, savings account and the paid off part of the house)
 7/17/17    $182,905   $301,487
 8/17/17    $184,943   $301,381
 9/17/17    $191,576   $308,692
10/17/17   $197,557   $314,090
11/17/17   $201,230   $315,249
12/17/17   $210,178   $328,245
1/17/18     $225,531   $340,364
2/17/18     $224,612   $342,742
3/17/18     $226,810   $339,652
4/17/18     $227,061   $340,423
5/17/18     $230,609   $349,921
6/17/18     $238,269   $360,523
Looks like likely graduating by the end of the year if not sooner.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1842 on: June 17, 2018, 08:41:09 PM »

May 2017    $100,755

So Mint has me at just over $100k, woohoo.  I expect it will take 4-5 years to reach $250k at my current pace. Hoping to accelerate that.  We shall see.  Still have a bit of low interest debt to pay off.  Making steady progress.
I thought I crossed the $100k line in June but it was May.  Oops. I've been looking forward to my one year check up and then missed it.
May 2018  - $141,036
Increase of $40,281 in a year.  Respectable. I feel good about this. 
Hoping to be at $250k Dec 2019

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1843 on: June 18, 2018, 07:16:32 AM »
So the "Race within a Race" update is:

@Canadian Ben  $221,000
Nick Miller   $217,559.28
@Virtus    $213,000.00
@moonpalace  $186,416.00

Let's all hit $250K by year's end even if it means taking in three roommates and surviving all the whacky hi jinks that ensue.

I'm also tracking, optimistically, a $250K graduation by year end.
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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1844 on: June 18, 2018, 07:23:50 AM »
So the "Race within a Race" update is:

@Canadian Ben  $221,000
Nick Miller   $217,559.28
@Virtus    $213,000.00
@moonpalace  $186,416.00

Let's all hit $250K by year's end even if it means taking in three roommates and surviving all the whacky hi jinks that ensue.

Alright D&S, but you're sharing Nick's room. It has a weird smell. Deal with it.

I'm also tracking, optimistically, a $250K graduation by year end.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #1845 on: June 19, 2018, 01:16:11 PM »
5/31/17 - $100,187
6/31/17 - $102,500
7/31/17 - $104,809

I'm hoping to get to at least $120K by the end of the year on NW and cross $100K just in investments.

9/29/17 - $109,800
This will hopefully turn over $110K by Monday after my last 401K deposit hits. I'm up to $95K in invested value. Still finding it difficult to come up with extra liquid to put away though. Seems like every month there's been new expenses that crop up I have to take care of like a major car repair, plane ticket for a conference coming up, healthcare, etc.

12/31/17 - $121,515
Very happy to have finished the year over my goal of $120K net worth. I was able to cross the line mostly due to the swelling market as well as cryptocurrency values, although I don't have much in crypto. Anxious to see what happens in 2018 as I feel we are due for a market crash of some sort soon. Rumor has it my office is going to be closed sometime this year, so I'm looking forward to a chance to make a career change, maybe. I'll also get a handsome severance package, so I'm looking forward to being laid off!

6/19/18 - $133,000

Well, it turns out they are going to hold on selling our buildings at work for a while now. They didn't get the kind of offers they were hoping for and I doubt they ever will, so I could be here indefinitely. But good to know for sure what is going on and not be living in limbo about my future. Now that I'm not getting the severance, I'm free to make other plans. I'm hoping to hit a NW of $150K by the end of the year.

I just made a loan of $3K to my sister to help her pay off her credit card debt; I have been encouraging and helping her get debt free and she's really committed to it now.  Last year I helped her do a balance transfer of her highest interest consumer debt to a card with a long interest free period and now the interest free period is running out but she still has a little bit to go, so I loaned her the money and had her sign a family loan agreement to pay me 3% interest under a 6 month term. I didn't want to charge her more since she's family and that is nearly twice what I was earning on that same amount in my Ally savings anyway.
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Proverbs 13:11
Wealth obtained by fraud dwindles, but the one who gathers by labor increases it.

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