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tarheeldan

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #700 on: January 03, 2017, 05:30:55 AM »
Congratulations to all on their progress!

I'll race ya!

Welcome, GreenShirt!

NW is up $70,550 in a year! That's crazy, considering that's about the same as my net pay and 401k contributions (combined) for the entire year!

Wow! That's awesome :-)

Passed the half way mark this month!

NICE!

Dec. 31 2016: $125,024
Dec. 31 2015: $87,324

What?!  This is awesome!  $10,000 of that is probably real estate appreciation, but the other $28,000 is all savings and market. :)  (I earn $38,000 salary, plus whatever I bring in from side gigs.) I hope I can do as well or better next year!

That IS awesome!

Increased NW by just under $48,000 on a salary of roughly $70,000. Exciting!

68.5% of gross! That's kick-ass.

The market helped of course, but my net worth went up by $44.1k in 2016 on gross earnings of 71.7k (61.5%).

Up $6,336.26 in December (4.92%) to $135,164.68.

Some of us are tracking our progress here:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Z8OcegKpbeNJoqSI0nzoBuypFKqDD7BT2SS60oFEeCw/edit?usp=drive_web

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #701 on: January 03, 2017, 05:35:46 AM »
1/31/16 - $101,376.00
3/1/2016 - $102,990.00
4/1/2016 - $116,749.00
5/1/2016 - $119,487.00
6/1/2016 - $126,469.00
7/1/2016 - $130,494.00
8/1/2016 - $137,029.00
9/1/2016 - $137,784.00
10/1/2016 - $138,994.00
11/1/2016 - $142,793.00
12/1/2016 - $145,877.00

1/1/2016 - $153,860.00

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #702 on: January 03, 2017, 10:25:07 AM »
My NW also increased by nearly my full after-tax net salary for 2016. I thought my NW calculations were wrong at first until I realized it was the earnings on my investments that made up the difference. I feel like this is really the first time my investment portfolio has been large enough that market returns have actually resulted in a real (like, thousands of dollars), measurable increase in my NW.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #703 on: January 03, 2017, 02:16:41 PM »
Just the FIRE stash
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Dec 2016 - $101,671
Jan 2017 - $105,278   (+3,607)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #704 on: January 03, 2017, 02:23:26 PM »
After the major derail of October (husband totaled our car and took unpaid time off to recover) getting back on track. I had to purchase a new used car, but insurance reimbursement softened the blow.    Misfortunes continued in December: family emergency travel, and work truck failed inspection.  The "rust bucket"as the mechanic called it was not worth fixing, and no decent work trucks were to be had on Craigslist at Mustachian prices... still looking.  To balance the bad, I got a nice bonus in December, most of it went straight to 401k. 

Hope to reach 250k by the end of 2017!

                            retirement    total non-equity
July 28 2016:      $150,359      $204,445
Aug 26 2016:      $152,086      $213,655 
Sept 30 2016:     $156,721      $214,248 
Oct 28 2016:       $154,857     $210,419 
Dec 1 2016:        $158,555      $217,706 
Dec 31 2016:      $167,738      $219,839
I just love to see my savings grow!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #705 on: January 03, 2017, 03:52:41 PM »
I've been quietly lurking, waiting to throw my gauntlet down, and now the time has finally come. 

With the end of year profit disbursements my stash now stands at just over $103,000 (does not include real estate).

So:
Dec. 2016 - 103,000

Target Date: April 1, 2019, with roughly $60,000 saved a year. 
Housing decisions may derail me, but everyone needs a goal. 
Looking forward to the challenge, and looking forward to earning out of the challenge even more!


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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #706 on: January 03, 2017, 09:00:59 PM »
New here.  +$44,350 increase in 2016.

January 2017 - $165,726

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #707 on: January 04, 2017, 03:39:18 AM »

2015
Jan 1st: 98,437.97
Feb 1st: $96,898.03
Mar 1st: $103,345.54
Apr 1st: $103,819.64
May 1st $105,766.12
Jun 1st $106,565.54
Jul 1st: $105,252.33
Aug 1st: $106,267.37
Sept 1st: $99,122.12
Oct 1st: $99,291.91
Nov 1st: $105,204.00
Dec 1st : $107,535.51

2016
Jan 1st:$104,592.84
Feb 1st: $99,467.66
March 1st:$101, 189.11
April 1st: $107,119.81
May 1st: $107,369.22 
June 1st: $110,836.03  my contributions went up this month to 10%
July 1st: $112,327.7
Aug 1st: $116,833.52  upped contributions to 10.5%
Sept 1st: $118,564.37
Oct 1st   $229,717.00 Paid off the condo this month :) and included as an asset going forth.
Nov 1st  $232,973 upped contributions again this month 21.5%- next month will be 30% :)
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Dec 1st $237,953.93   
Jan 4th! $ 253,212   WOHOOOOOOOO just made it! I will see you guys in the next thread, what a great way to start the year.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #708 on: January 04, 2017, 05:05:52 AM »


Jan 4th! $ 253,212   WOHOOOOOOOO just made it! I will see you guys in the next thread, what a great way to start the year.

Congratulations!! :-)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #709 on: January 04, 2017, 06:58:09 AM »

2015
Jan 1st: 98,437.97
Feb 1st: $96,898.03
Mar 1st: $103,345.54
Apr 1st: $103,819.64
May 1st $105,766.12
Jun 1st $106,565.54
Jul 1st: $105,252.33
Aug 1st: $106,267.37
Sept 1st: $99,122.12
Oct 1st: $99,291.91
Nov 1st: $105,204.00
Dec 1st : $107,535.51

2016
Jan 1st:$104,592.84
Feb 1st: $99,467.66
March 1st:$101, 189.11
April 1st: $107,119.81
May 1st: $107,369.22 
June 1st: $110,836.03  my contributions went up this month to 10%
July 1st: $112,327.7
Aug 1st: $116,833.52  upped contributions to 10.5%
Sept 1st: $118,564.37
Oct 1st   $229,717.00 Paid off the condo this month :) and included as an asset going forth.
Nov 1st  $232,973 upped contributions again this month 21.5%- next month will be 30% :)
Dec 1st $237,953.93   
Jan 4th! $ 253,212   WOHOOOOOOOO just made it! I will see you guys in the next thread, what a great way to start the year.
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Just wondering if most people here include the equity in their home? If so, I should be in the next thread also as my house is paid off and it is worth more than 250K.

Congrats! You are doing great!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #710 on: January 04, 2017, 07:01:00 AM »

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #711 on: January 04, 2017, 08:37:42 AM »

Just wondering if most people here include the equity in their home? If so, I should be in the next thread also as my house is paid off and it is worth more than 250K.


I do, but I probably wouldn't if my house was paid off and I had no intentions of ever moving. The fact that there is debt and that it likely will ultimately be paid off by selling the house itself (short of a windfall, or not moving for 20 years) means it probably makes sense to track the equity. I just use the tax value less outstanding mortgage for spreadsheet purposes.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #712 on: January 04, 2017, 10:05:02 AM »
I always forget that there is a spreadsheet for this group:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Z8OcegKpbeNJoqSI0nzoBuypFKqDD7BT2SS60oFEeCw/edit#gid=1302523503

I should mention, because looking at people's entries there might be some misunderstanding - to make the formulas play nice (on the Big Board tab), all dates on the Data Entry tab are the first of the month rather than the last date.

So, your end-of-month for December, 2016 would go in the January 1, 2017 column. Hope that makes sense!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #713 on: January 04, 2017, 10:19:53 AM »
Just wondering if most people here include the equity in their home?

I have been. I keep the value at what I what I bought it for at the bottom of the market, less than the taxable value though. For me it is an important part of my stash because a paid off home significantly reduces my expenses (as housing is my biggest expense). I keep a separate column in my spreadsheet that just shows invested assets too.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #714 on: January 04, 2017, 10:49:07 AM »
Hello All!
I want to join in on the race!  I updated the spreadsheet with my historical data.
Current NW: $185,501 (including RE).
NW w/o RE: $122,896.

Hubs was unemployed for most of last year but now that we are back to DINK status I'm excited to ramp up savings and we are gonna try to get to 300K by EOY!
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Z8OcegKpbeNJoqSI0nzoBuypFKqDD7BT2SS60oFEeCw/edit#gid=0
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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #715 on: January 04, 2017, 10:55:28 AM »
I do include my condo equity. I'm still years off from FIRE and there's a fair chance I'll sell my place before then, at which point the equity would be added to my stache, so it's worth including the value now, IMO.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #716 on: January 04, 2017, 11:02:21 AM »
I included mine because I was aggressively paying off the mortgage and wanted to see progress in my net worth.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #717 on: January 04, 2017, 11:15:10 AM »
Hello All!
I want to join in on the race!  I updated the spreadsheet with my historical data.
Current NW: $185,501 (including RE).
NW w/o RE: $122,896.

Hubs was unemployed for most of last year but now that we are back to DINK status I'm excited to ramp up savings and we are gonna try to get to 300K by EOY!
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Z8OcegKpbeNJoqSI0nzoBuypFKqDD7BT2SS60oFEeCw/edit#gid=0

Welcome! Yay for your DH and DINK status :-)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #718 on: January 07, 2017, 01:44:20 PM »
My wife rolled over her 403b at a non-profit she worked for into a Vanguard IRA when they offered her that option a couple of months ago.  $72,000 worth.  Check just cleared at Vanguard yesterday.  We are now up to $281,000 in liquid investments!!  Guess I have to go join that other thread now :)
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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #719 on: January 12, 2017, 06:59:33 AM »
December against November 2016.

Assets
401(K): $100,950 $102,231 Maxed in June, so this is just returns.  I've set up my contributions so I'll be maxed by probably the second paycheck in April this year, which is nice.
I was going to start doing this with my new job now.  Last year I missed out on maxing it out due to being laid off after the first quarter.  We now have enough money set aside to be flexible enough with paychecks.  Plan is to as soon as possible set it to fill out the max they'll let me contribute at one time, there's no match, so no problem there.  Great to see others have come up with the same idea.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #720 on: January 12, 2017, 08:15:24 AM »
Joining in, though I expect to get knocked down pretty hard in a year or so when I buy my first house. First the history

2014-1-1: $60k
2015-1-1: $92k
2016-1-1: $125k

Mustaching harder lately.

2016-12-2: $187,320

So, I don't even know what's going on. I REALLY didn't expect this big of a jump in one month
2016-12-2: $187,320
2017-1-1:   $202,158

We spent like maniacs over the christmas season. Presents, travel, nice food. Now that the mustache is growing, I'm having a different issue than my non-mustachian friends. Sometimes I don't know where the money is coming from rather than where it all went...

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #721 on: January 13, 2017, 05:46:11 AM »
First Post

2016 Jan:    64,400€
2017 Jan:  104,000€

Happy Investing
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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #722 on: January 13, 2017, 08:35:31 AM »
Liquid "investable" only
(So this is not net worth, which would include debts and non-liquid assets i.e. real estate)

Going to start right after purchasing my current primary residence, rather than include the rise and fall representing saving cash for a down payment! The growth is stunted because I did have PMI (though at 3.5% it was unusually low!) so I paid the mortgage down to a 78% LTV.

4/30/2016$165,578
5/31/2016$159,279
6/30/2016$163,891
7/31/2016$165,478
8/31/2016$173,545
9/30/2016$176,398
10/31/2016$179,665
11/30/2016$183,765
12/31/2016$192,094

Goal: Hit $250k by this time next year!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #723 on: January 13, 2017, 08:42:45 AM »
First Post

2016 Jan:    64,400
2017 Jan:  104,000

Happy Investing

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #724 on: January 13, 2017, 03:24:48 PM »
Now that the mustache is growing, I'm having a different issue than my non-mustachian friends. Sometimes I don't know where the money is coming from rather than where it all went...

That's a great problem to have!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #725 on: January 15, 2017, 08:55:40 PM »
Net Worth (includes all assets and all liabilities)

Jan 2016     $80,165.78
Feb 2016     $88,372.39
March 2016 $101,768.81
April 2016   $106,876.35
May 2016    $106,529.21
June 2016   $109,892.28
July 2016    $115,035.02
Aug 2016    $125,235.44
Sept 2016   $126,076.92
Oct 2016     $129,441.04
Nov 2016    $135,152.36
Dec 2016    $138,352.17
Jan 2017 $147,729.69

Big jump because of increased home equity (I didn't include all of it because we'll have closing costs coming up!), investment gains and continuing to pay down mortgage, student loans, and car. Next month I hope we hit $150,000, even with the sale of our home messing up the normal net worth calculations.
« Last Edit: January 16, 2017, 09:37:52 AM by Nick_Miller »

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #726 on: January 23, 2017, 07:18:18 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

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #727 on: January 24, 2017, 10:46:01 AM »
Hello! I just graduated from the 100k board on Oct- 31st I thought I would mosey over here. I'm married, 28 years old and my husband is currently finishing up school. Total household income is 56k. We rent and have no outstanding debt. Worth of our single car is not included in the calculations.

Background on net worth:
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
11/17/2016: $103,940

12/30/2916: $109,785.19

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #728 on: January 25, 2017, 05:10:34 PM »
I have been wanting to post here for months. It seemed my portfolio just sat at 240k or so for weeks. Today, finally made it over that 250k hump. Next stop 500k (hopefully in 3 years).
Created a personal finance blog to track my progress to FI. Come check it out at http://www.reachingourbalance.com

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #729 on: January 25, 2017, 08:05:03 PM »
I have been wanting to post here for months. It seemed my portfolio just sat at 240k or so for weeks. Today, finally made it over that 250k hump. Next stop 500k (hopefully in 3 years).

Congrats!!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #730 on: January 27, 2017, 12:46:02 PM »

Code: [Select]
Date             Assets           Debts          Net Worth
August 2015 $248,737.62 -$143,484.78 $105,252.84
September 2015 $249,761.04 -$159,507.25 $90,253.79
October 2015 $266,557.35 -$151,064.75 $115,492.60
November 2015 $271,201.85 -$150,368.41 $120,833.44
December 2015 $271,845.32 -$148,613.59 $123,231.73
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Date             Assets           Debts          Net Worth
January 2016 $272,798.52 -$148,222.89 $124,575.63
February 2016 $279,454.78 -$145,555.38 $133,899.40
March 2016 $292,126.61 -$145,803.30 $146,323.31
April 2016 $296,708.77 -$145,223.65 $153,621.56 (now including HSA)
May 2016        $302,220.28     -$144,314.68    $157,905.60
June 2016       $297,865.13     -$130,027.21    $167,837.92
July 2016       $300,335.43     -$129,034.70    $174,400.90
August 2016     $303,784.69     -$127,309.21    $176,475.48
September 2016  $304,374.41     -$124,141.38    $180,233.03
October 2016    $304,191.78     -$123,292.88    $180,898.90
November 2016   $317,059.14     -$130,935.47    $186,123.67
December 2016   $324,677.65     -$130,895.49    $193,782.16
Code: [Select]
Date             Assets           Debts          Net Worth
January 2017 $329,765.13 -$130,035.00 $199,730.13

Bonus time is coming (March-ish) - I'm really curious to see how that changes things!
« Last Edit: January 27, 2017, 12:48:01 PM by JLee »

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #731 on: January 29, 2017, 02:52:00 AM »
We are now around 210'000 CHF including everything.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #732 on: January 30, 2017, 06:21:17 AM »
Aug 2016      $104,410.00
Sept 2016    $106,084.00   
Oct 2016       $107,559.00
Nov 2016      $103,227.00
Dec 2016      $107,460.00
Jan 2016       $111,400.00

Three paycheck month in January. Plus I got married this month (about $2k of expenses) and I'll need to update our net worth calculations soon to include my wife's assets/liabilities. Hoping to buy a house in the next few months so the data may look a bit noisier than usual, but that's okay!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #733 on: January 30, 2017, 09:44:41 AM »
Aug 2016      $104,410.00
Sept 2016    $106,084.00   
Oct 2016       $107,559.00
Nov 2016      $103,227.00
Dec 2016      $107,460.00
Jan 2016       $111,400.00

Three paycheck month in January. Plus I got married this month (about $2k of expenses) and I'll need to update our net worth calculations soon to include my wife's assets/liabilities. Hoping to buy a house in the next few months so the data may look a bit noisier than usual, but that's okay!

Congrats!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #734 on: January 30, 2017, 04:11:41 PM »
Retirement only, does not include real estate or cash savings. :

January 2015: $98,619

January 2016: $101,235
December 2016: $140,779 (total NW $269,089)

January 2017: $151,307 (total NW $276,052)

I know the total NW is over $250k but I'm focused on retirement only for this challenge.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #735 on: January 31, 2017, 06:53:23 AM »
Hello! I just graduated from the 100k board on Oct- 31st I thought I would mosey over here. I'm married, 28 years old and my husband is currently finishing up school. Total household income is 56k. We rent and have no outstanding debt. Worth of our single car is not included in the calculations.

Background on net worth:
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
11/17/2016: $103,940
12/30/2916: $109,785.19

1/31/2017: $112,318.74

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #736 on: January 31, 2017, 10:05:01 PM »
Dec 2014   $101k
Jan 2015   $102k
Feb 2015   $116k
Mar 2015   $117k
Apr 2015   $117k
May 2015   $121k
Jun 2015   $120k
Jul 2015    $126k
Aug 2015  $123k
Sep 2015   $125k
Oct 2015   $139k
Nov 2015   $146k
Dec 2015   $147k
Jan 2016   $141k
Feb 2016   $149k
Mar 2016   $164k
Apr 2016   $172k
May 2016  $178k
Jun 2016   $183k
Jul 2016    $193k
Aug 2016   $197k
Sep 2016   $201k
Oct 2016   $199k
Nov 2016  $218k
Dec 2016  $222k

Jan 2017  $275k

Well... I guess I'm graduating with a bang.

A windfall is responsible for about $20k. Investment gains and a 3 paycheck month make up the rest I suppose.

Good luck.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #737 on: January 31, 2017, 11:29:28 PM »
January: up $7,581.71 to $154,171.61. :)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #738 on: February 01, 2017, 12:10:14 AM »
Jan 2017: only $66k away from goal, yeah us!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #739 on: February 01, 2017, 01:12:16 AM »
Current Numbers:
May 2015:  $100,323.89
June 2015: $106,433.29
July 2015: $114,450.69
August 2015: $118,018.27
September 2015: $121,664.35
October 2015: $132,652.87
November 2015: $138,272.53
December 2015: $144,824.70
January 2016: $149,731.88
February 2016: $159,138.30
March 2016: $172,089.61
April 2016: $177,924.11
May 2016: $182,266.37
June 2016: $195,382.39
July 2016: $207,370.73
August 2016: $210,598.32
September 2016: $211,858.91
October 2016: $217,642.90
November 2016: $219,133.69
December 2016: $195,225.97
January 2017: $194,385.56

Wow, almost didn't lose net worth this month, so close.  Started working again after 10 months, with the last month and a half being in pure bliss on a tropical island.  Should start to see solid gains now with our monthly expenses down to roughly $1800.  After we file our taxes and receive our return it should be pretty amazing.

Plan this year is to set our 401k contributions to max until we hit the max contribution while living off savings then continue to sock away as much as possible.  Come year end we'll decide how much to move to HSA, then Trad IRA vs Roth IRA.  With enough money from the sale of the house now in non-tax advantaged accounts it feels like we are much more flexible as to what strategy we can pull off.

It's sort of funny to see people complaining on FB about how the tax man is taking more money from them because they made more money.  No, it's because you made more and then spent it all without thinking of the ramifications.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #740 on: February 01, 2017, 05:09:02 AM »

Up to 112k. Here's everything from when I started tracking this, back to the end of February 2016 (including investments, cash, home equity, debt, and mortgage):

Feb 29: $79,516.82
March 31: $83,734.70
April 30: $87,137.39
May 31: $89,555.65
June 30: $93,641.14
July 31: $101,134.66
Aug 31: $104,093.75
Sept 30: $105,485.80
Oct 31: $109,245.15
Nov 30: $107,889.49
Dec 31: $112,056.39

Discovered MMM April or May. $32k gain in less than a year! It would be cool to go up $50k in 2017, but it will be a challenge with my first baby coming in April.

Jan 31 2017: $118,069.75

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #741 on: February 01, 2017, 05:20:21 AM »


Jan 2017  $275k

Well... I guess I'm graduating with a bang.

Congratulations!!!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #742 on: February 01, 2017, 06:31:57 AM »
Liquid "investable" only
(So this is not net worth, which would include debts and non-liquid assets i.e. real estate)

4/30/2016$165,578
5/31/2016$159,279
6/30/2016$163,891
7/31/2016$165,478
8/31/2016$173,545
9/30/2016$176,398
10/31/2016$179,665
11/30/2016$183,765
12/31/2016$192,094
1/31/2017$199,569

(+$7475)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #743 on: February 01, 2017, 07:26:52 AM »
1/31/16 - $101,376.00
3/1/2016 - $102,990.00
4/1/2016 - $116,749.00
5/1/2016 - $119,487.00
6/1/2016 - $126,469.00
7/1/2016 - $130,494.00
8/1/2016 - $137,029.00
9/1/2016 - $137,784.00
10/1/2016 - $138,994.00
11/1/2016 - $142,793.00
12/1/2016 - $145,877.00
1/1/2016 - $153,860.00

2/1/2017 - $160,572.00

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #744 on: February 01, 2017, 07:33:44 AM »
1/1/16: $93,782
2/1: $91,959
3/1: $93,145
4/1: $100,869
5/1: $104,268
6/1: $107,087
7/1: $112,489
8/1: $118,328
9/1: $120,838
10/1: $124,626
11/1: $126,949
12/1: $132,846
1/1/17: $141,336

2/1/17: $145,890


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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #745 on: February 01, 2017, 08:46:45 AM »
April 2015: $98k
May 2015: $111k
June 2015: $112k
July 2015: $113k
Aug 2015: $113k
Sept 2015: $116k
Nov 1 2015: $120,330.91
Dec 1 2015: $138,810.56

Jan 1 2016: $141,251.00
Feb 1 2016: $135,573.00
Mar 4 2016: $138,331.39
Apr 1 2016: $146,788.37
May 1 2016: $149,149.52
Jun 1 2016: $161,205.21
July 1 2016: $165,947.80
Aug 1 2016: $176,198.00
Sep 1 2016: $178,840.37
Oct 1 2016: $184,372.64
Nov 1 2016: $181,625.28
Dec 1 2016: $187,972.57

Jan 1 2017: $193,414.19
Feb 1 2017: $200,758.63


Broke $200k! I'm super excited about it. Took 1 year 9 months to go from $100k to $200k. Let's see if I can double it again in another 1.75 years! :D

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #746 on: February 01, 2017, 09:11:41 AM »
December 16: $161,960
January 2017: $165,806

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #747 on: February 01, 2017, 09:30:44 AM »
Hello All!
I want to join in on the race!  I updated the spreadsheet with my historical data.
Current NW: $185,501 (including RE).
NW w/o RE: $122,896.

Hubs was unemployed for most of last year but now that we are back to DINK status I'm excited to ramp up savings and we are gonna try to get to 300K by EOY!
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Z8OcegKpbeNJoqSI0nzoBuypFKqDD7BT2SS60oFEeCw/edit#gid=0

1/1/2015: $-7,391.00
2/1/2015: $14,385.00
3/1/2015: $23,410.26
4/1/2015: $26,035.00
5/1/2015: $40,351.00
6/1/2015: $45,024.00
7/1/2015: $49,653.00
8/1/2015: $55,698.00
9/1/2015: $64,143.00
10/1/2015: $69,752.00
11/1/2015: $73,258.00
12/1/2015: $78,264.00

1/1/2016: $85,216.00
2/1/2016: $108,561.00
3/1/2016: $120,587.00
4/1/2016: $126,840.00
5/1/2016: $141,235.00
6/1/2016: $158,354.00
7/1/2016: $163,000.00
8/1/2016: INV-$$91,234.65     NW-$189,193.00
9/1/2016: INV-$$93,526.67     NW-$172,000.00
10/1/2016: INV-$$95,922.07     NW-$175,024.00
11/1/2016: INV-$$97,640.51     NW-$179,773.00
12/1/2016: INV-$101,914.22     NW-$180,032.02

1/1/2017: INV-$107,733.74     NW-$188,244.05
2/1/2017: INV-$117,155.67     NW-$199,327.18

So close to 200K! 

"The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it" - Henry David Thoreau

6/2017: INV-3.4x, NW-5.0x
Projected FIRE date: 2025
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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #748 on: February 01, 2017, 09:43:19 AM »
2/1/2017: INV-$117,155.67     NW-$199,327.18

So close to 200K!

I'm $200 closer ;) Almost there!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #749 on: February 01, 2017, 11:32:03 AM »
Jan 1, 2017 - 103,000

Feb. 1, 2016 - 106,500

Increase does not include my monthly max 401k contributions for January, since we're rolling into a new plan this week. 
Increased my Taxable Vanguard deposit from 500 to 750 a month.