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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #650 on: June 04, 2017, 08:38:33 AM »
1/17 - $352,398
5/17 - $378,770
6/17 - $401,823

Wow, almost $20,000 in growth.  What a month!

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #651 on: June 05, 2017, 05:04:12 AM »
Just noticed that I broke the $500K mark for cash/stocks/bonds last week. This is not counting property value or my sweetie's stash. Yay!

Good job, everyone. Keep it going!

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #652 on: June 05, 2017, 08:28:34 AM »
Wow, almost $20,000 in growth.  What a month!
Almost? That looks like a full $23k to me.

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #653 on: June 05, 2017, 06:53:29 PM »
Wow, almost $20,000 in growth.  What a month!
Almost? That looks like a full $23k to me.

Yes, but $4000 was contribution...the rest is market growth!

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #654 on: June 06, 2017, 07:20:01 AM »
Wow, almost $20,000 in growth.  What a month!

Almost? That looks like a full $23k to me.

Yes, but $4000 was contribution...the rest is market growth!

Ohhhhh, I understand now. That is crazy!

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #655 on: June 06, 2017, 12:19:29 PM »
Cash & invested / including home equity:
Nov 15: $165k / $236k
Dec 15: $162k / $257k
Jan 16: $152k / $259k
Feb 16: $166k / $275k
Mar 16: $185k / $295k
Apr 16: $192k / $305k
May 16: $201k/ $315k
Jun 16: $204k / $320k
Jul 16: $221k / $339k
Aug 16: $227k / $347k
Sep 16: $230k / $352k
Oct 16: $234k / $357k
Nov 16: $242k / $367k
Dec 16: $276k / $403k
Jan 17: $289k / $419k
Feb 17: $317k / $448k
Mar 17: $328k / $460k
Apr 17: $334k / $470k
May 17: $346k / $483k

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #656 on: June 06, 2017, 06:30:03 PM »
Coming back to update...

2015 DEC:252k
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2016 JAN:260k(+8k)
2016 FEB:281k(+21k)
2016 MAR:285k(+4k)
2016 APR:298k(+13k)
2016 MAY:305k(+7k)
2016 JUN:307k(+2k)
2016 JUL:320k(+13k)
2016 AUG:326k(+6k)
2016 SEP:336k(+10k)
2016 OCT:337k(+1k)
2016 NOV:361k(+24k)
2016 DEC:368k(+7k)
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2017 JAN:382k(+14k)
2017 FEB:403k(+21k)
2017 MAR:416k(+13k)
2017 APR:427k(+11k)
2017 MAY:436k(+9k)

+$68k this year! Aiming, for just under 100k in any given year of savings. Though, I am really only tracking worth gains, not savings directly. (So it includes gains/losses in the market) Given 7 month(s) left, and (32k) more to go, I should hit this goal!

My 401k and both IRAs all maxed.

Wife's 401k needs to be maxed over a 12m period. HSA set to max as well by years end.


NOTE: Smallest gain this year yet, but we spent a week and a half in Tokyo UNPAID! Worth it! Another week off in June now!

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #657 on: June 07, 2017, 06:13:07 AM »




Starting 10/2016 - $310,000 (rough estimate since we still have a few accounts left to be merged)
11/2016 - $328k
12/2016- $347k
1/2017 $358.7k
3/2017 - $367.2
5/2017 - $382.2


6/2017-$395.0k
Trying to get better at updating this monthly again. Last time I mentioned I'd like to see $410 by October since that would represent a $100k gain in our first year of marriage - we'll get there with our savings rate by September so pending no market crash we'll hit it :)

Setting a stretch goal to hit $500k one year from today, so 6/2018.....that's crazy to even think about and I'm super excited!! If you would have told me 5 years ago when I was just graduating from college that I'd be a year away from having a net worth of a half million dollars (or even a quarter of a million since my stache includes my DH assets) I would have laughed in your face and pointed to my student loans. Proof that the mustachian lifestyle works :)


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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #658 on: June 12, 2017, 03:59:11 PM »
  • February 1st: $271,698.51
  • March 1st: $298,326.11
  • April 1st: $307,087.83
  • May 1st: $321,801.45

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #659 on: June 13, 2017, 06:12:06 PM »
Invested (& Liquid)
April 9, 2016:  $319,737
May 6, 2016: $325,093
June 8, 2016: $332,224
July 11, 2016:$337,287
August 8, 2016: $341,304
February 9, 2017: $361,822
March 11, 2017: $368,914
April 16, 2017: $379,833
May 10, 2017: $390,728
June 13, 2017: $401,930

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #660 on: June 14, 2017, 09:25:51 PM »
So you guys include all net worth? ( I see some are and some aren't, but for those of you who are including all assets)  How will you decide when you can quit working for "the man"?  We are up to a little over 700K total net worth (2 rentals, 401K and IRAs)  None of which we can "eat", if you will....and we can't really pull money out of ( i know about the 72t but I wouldn't feel we have enough money to start pulling that out this early as we are in mid 40's)

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #661 on: June 15, 2017, 06:25:19 AM »
So you guys include all net worth? ( I see some are and some aren't, but for those of you who are including all assets)  How will you decide when you can quit working for "the man"?  We are up to a little over 700K total net worth (2 rentals, 401K and IRAs)  None of which we can "eat", if you will....and we can't really pull money out of ( i know about the 72t but I wouldn't feel we have enough money to start pulling that out this early as we are in mid 40's)

See the sticky thread about Roth conversion ladders; I think it is under "taxes". Rental income is different (provided you are going to keep the units): instead of a 4% SWR, you figure out your yearly income after expenses and subtract from the amount of investment income you need

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #662 on: June 15, 2017, 08:05:53 AM »
  • February 1st: $271,698.51
  • March 1st: $298,326.11
  • April 1st: $307,087.83
  • May 1st: $321,801.45

Do you mean June 1st is ~$322k? Your post from last month said May 1st was ~$312k.

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #663 on: June 15, 2017, 02:20:39 PM »
So you guys include all net worth? ( I see some are and some aren't, but for those of you who are including all assets)  How will you decide when you can quit working for "the man"?  We are up to a little over 700K total net worth (2 rentals, 401K and IRAs)  None of which we can "eat", if you will....and we can't really pull money out of ( i know about the 72t but I wouldn't feel we have enough money to start pulling that out this early as we are in mid 40's)

That's why pensions are not really very good for our situation, they are difficult / impossible to access at a young age.  Most people work on investments outside pensions and use that for their income pre actual state retirement age.  I still have a pension but its more of a backup plan tbh.  I think if you FIRE at a young age, say 40, then any unspent income would be well invested in a pension, esp in UK where I am due to tax advantage.  but pre FIRE not maybe the best solution.

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #664 on: June 15, 2017, 02:33:17 PM »
So you guys include all net worth? ( I see some are and some aren't, but for those of you who are including all assets)  How will you decide when you can quit working for "the man"?  We are up to a little over 700K total net worth (2 rentals, 401K and IRAs)  None of which we can "eat", if you will....and we can't really pull money out of ( i know about the 72t but I wouldn't feel we have enough money to start pulling that out this early as we are in mid 40's)

See the sticky thread about Roth conversion ladders; I think it is under "taxes". Rental income is different (provided you are going to keep the units): instead of a 4% SWR, you figure out your yearly income after expenses and subtract from the amount of investment income you need


I did look at that and I"m still struggling to understand it better to get clear if it's even a real possibility, which I don't think its, but also, to understand where we are tax planning wise.  I wish there was someone I could sit down with....that wasn't trying to sell me something!  ha  I may ask my tax lady that does our taxes (whom I should probably fire and save the money!)

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #665 on: June 15, 2017, 02:56:45 PM »
SDH

While you would preferably have some taxable brokerage accounts and/or Roth accounts to prepare you for the early stages of early retirement, rental income is definitely a source of "food". Additionally - you can take withdrawals from a 401k when you're 55. And... you can withdraw from an IRA at any time. Yes - you'll pay taxes and a penalty. But depending on your exact situation, there may be times it's actually worth it. See the MadFientist article discussing the issue.

In the meantime, see if you can max out retirement funds and start to build up a Roth IRA and/or brokerage account as you march towards financial independence!

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #666 on: June 25, 2017, 06:38:06 PM »
Just found this thread. 
Will "count" investments/cash rather than net worth, since the only difference is my home equity (which I don't plan to cash in upon achieving FIRE):
June 1, 2017: $349,328

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #667 on: June 27, 2017, 03:40:16 PM »
I haven't updated in a few months.  Life has gotten a bit crazy.  My dh has had a job change and we have moved.  So we will be in a mortgage for a couple of years again.  But it has the house and land that we love.


February 2017-359k
June 2017-411k

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #668 on: June 27, 2017, 09:55:18 PM »
Post annual bonus:

Jan 2017: $305,000
Mar 2017: $340,000

June 2017: $368,000

I survived a layoff scare recently by transferring to a different part of the company, so we continue the steady march forward.
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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #669 on: June 28, 2017, 05:20:16 AM »
I have a feeling its not going to be a good month for me.  Had a quick early peek at the numbers last night and its not looking great.  Ah well, there is always next month.

UK economy seems to be on a go slow at the moment..

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #670 on: June 28, 2017, 07:42:27 AM »
1/1/2017 - $256,000
2/1/2017 - $265,000
3/1/2017 - $278,000
4/1/2017 - $282,000
5/1/2017 - $287,000
6/1/2017 - $304,000

Combined with SO - $374,000

7/1/2017 - $307,000 (predicted due to travel)

Combined with SO - $379,000
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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #671 on: June 28, 2017, 08:55:39 AM »
Hoping to be at $500,000 in 08/2018.

July 2016 - $257,306
August 2016 - $264,625
September 2016 - $270,695
October 2016 - $283528
November 2016 - $291396
December 2016 - $295603
January 2017 - $303,195
March 2017 - $333,323
April 2017 - $340,884
May 2017 - $346,568
June 2017 - $357,230

Hoping for $400,000 by December 2017. It has been a good month - we paid off the house. Steadily onward.

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #672 on: June 28, 2017, 12:37:18 PM »
UPDATED!

02/2017--$258,181.90
03/2017--$266,011.19
04/2017--$273,921.39
05/2017--$279,950.03
06/2017--$283,579.43

Steady progress...

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #673 on: June 29, 2017, 07:37:16 AM »
Looks like I never updated for May so doing now:

8-2016: $369,217
9-2016: $373,735 (+$4.5k)
10-2016: $369,721 (-$4.0k)
11-2016: $385,057 (+$15.3k)
12-2016: $399,209 (+$14.1k)
1-2017: $408,813 (+$9.6k)
2-2017: $427,041 (+$18.2k)
3-2017: $425,204 (-$1.8k)
4-2017: $432,660 (+$7.4k)
5-2017: $439,707 (+7k)

Still moving in the right direction.  Should have an update for June this weekend.
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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #674 on: June 29, 2017, 06:37:07 PM »
1/17 - $352,398
5/17 - $378,770
6/17 - $401,823
7/17 - $415,874

Crazy, crazy growth.  Ride it as long as it lasts, I suppose...

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #675 on: June 30, 2017, 07:38:49 AM »
Total NW (including home equity, rental property equity, stocks, etc.):

9/1/16: $217,000
10/1/16: $220,000
11/1/16: $232,000
12/1/16: $234,500
1/1/17: $238,500
2/1/17: $245,000
3/1/17: $254,000
4/1/17: $252,000
5/7/17: $262,000
6/30/17: $271,000
« Last Edit: August 31, 2017, 10:26:45 PM by babystache89 »

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #676 on: June 30, 2017, 08:03:22 AM »
Nov 15: $255k
Dec 15: $256k
Jan 16: $241k
Feb 16: $255k
Mar 16: $277k
Apr 16: $290k
May 16: $294k
Jun 16: $305k
Jul 16: $330k
Aug 16: $336k
Sept 16: $345k
Oct 16: $351k
Nov 16: $363k
Dec 16: $376k
Jan 17: $387k
Feb 17: $404k
Mar 17: $408k
Apr 17: $421k
May 17: $431k
Jun 17: $450k

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #677 on: June 30, 2017, 08:48:08 AM »


Starting 10/2016 - $310,000 (rough estimate since we still have a few accounts left to be merged)
11/2016 - $328k
12/2016- $347k
Jan - 2017 $358.7k
Feb - 2017 - $367.2
Mar - 2017 - $382.2
May - 2017-$395.0k


June - 2017- $405.2k

Broke $400k! Seems like each $100k gets easier; trying to add the next $100k in 1 year or less from today. It truly is amazing how your attitude can determine your savings. For example I still don't feel or act "rich" (like almost everyone on this forum) so it would probably surprise people I know IRL to know my net worth. After all, I'm still that crazy girl that bikes to work half the time to save a few bucks and refuses to buy coffee at the office because it's $2. Firmly convinced millionaires are made by making all of these small compromises to save money - can't wait to prove my theory correct in 5 years or so :)



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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #678 on: June 30, 2017, 12:44:39 PM »
1/1/16 = £288,240
1/1/17 = £374,668
1/2/17 = £388,289
1/3/17 = £386,895
1/4/17 = £400,066
1/5/17 = £411,208
1/6/17 = £421,032
1/7/17 = £425,821

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #679 on: June 30, 2017, 12:46:38 PM »
Broke into 250k NW this month (including home equity)

Net Worth / Investments:

Nov 16: 209,474 / 70,759
Dec 16: 216,673 / 76,479
Jan 17: 221,289 / 85,166
Feb 17: 228,432 / 92,088
Mar 17: 231,849 / 97,278
Apr 17: 237,479 / 99,905
May 17: 243,016 / 104,750
Jun 17: 250,949 / 109,434


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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #680 on: June 30, 2017, 01:18:11 PM »
Broke into 250k NW this month (including home equity)

Net Worth / Investments:

Nov 16: 209,474 / 70,759
Dec 16: 216,673 / 76,479
Jan 17: 221,289 / 85,166
Feb 17: 228,432 / 92,088
Mar 17: 231,849 / 97,278
Apr 17: 237,479 / 99,905
May 17: 243,016 / 104,750
Jun 17: 250,949 / 109,434

Congratulations!

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #681 on: June 30, 2017, 03:20:50 PM »
Ouch! First fall in a while, last week has not been good.

  • Jan 2017 - £346,854
  • Feb 2017 - £388,581
  • Mar 2017 - £396,119
  • Apr 2017 - £401,345
  • May 2017 - £399,619
  • June 2017 - £411,132
  • July 2017 - £409,299

« Last Edit: June 30, 2017, 03:27:39 PM by bownyboy »

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #682 on: June 30, 2017, 10:33:27 PM »
Apr-17  255,873
May-17 263,835
Jun-17  268,100

Due to the oddities in how I am paid, I receive my June check in June, and my July check in June. So my increase only consists of the two checks, and not contributions to retirement accounts. I'll save that for the July period. Once I have a few more months under my belt I'll make a new graph too.

Still aiming for 300K by end of the year.
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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #683 on: June 30, 2017, 11:19:15 PM »
Jan 2017 $368k
Feb 2017 $390k includes 20k windfall from an inheritance.
Mar 2017 $396k
Apr 2017 $398k
May 2017 $404k
June 2017 $408k

July 2017 415k


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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #685 on: July 01, 2017, 07:32:10 AM »



Jan 1: 236,254
Feb 1: 250,055
Mar 1: 262,196
April 1: 269,959
May 1: 282,665
June 1: 284,827


July 1: 292,037

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #686 on: July 01, 2017, 08:55:41 AM »
April-15     $133,400.00 (+23,993)
July-15   $179,961.40 (+46,561)
Oct-15      $207,727.22 (+27,765)
Jan-16      $257,514.77 (+49,787)
April-16    $277,918.06 (+20,403)
July-16     $306,073.47 (+28,155)
Oct -16     $357,689.04 (+53,415)
Jan -17     $405,710.23 (+48,021)
April -17   $446,004.04 (+39,424)
July-17     $496,327.00 (+50,322) ........ so...... close....... one .... more ....month ......

Added news, we just had a Baby Girl!!! Healthy, fat, and happy.

Wife is threatening to return to work full time after her 3 months are up.  This is good for us financially as she would be more satisfied professionally and escape "Mommy Fog" as well as make a great FT income (with wonderful benefits) and accelerate our retirement staching, but this would occur at the cost of increased stress at work and home for both of us as we do the Dual Income with Kids daily juggling act. We will see...

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #687 on: July 01, 2017, 09:24:43 AM »
12/31/2015:     $245,147
1/31/2016:       $253,633
2/29/2016:       $265,274
3/31/2016:       $261,821
4/30/2016:       $273,255
5/31/2016:       $279,364
6/30/2016:       $287,929
7/31/2016:       $280,650
8/31/2016:       $292,791
9/30/2016:       $301,263
10/31/2016:     $300,583
11/30/2016:     $307,726
12/31/2016:     $319,285 (+11,559)
1/31/2017:       $326,030 (+6,745)
2/28/2017:       $334,870 (+8,840)
3/31/2017:       $350,826 (+15,956)
4/30/2017:       $353,693 (+2,867)
5/31/2017:       $359,361 (+5,668)
6/30/2017:    $366,395 (+7,034)

Freelance, selling my truck and dividends/investment gains more than made up for replacing my wife's car, vet bills, cutting down a tree and an otherwise expensive month.

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #688 on: July 02, 2017, 08:37:54 PM »
June 1, 2017: $349,328
July 1, 2017: $362,675 (largely investment gains)

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #689 on: July 03, 2017, 07:36:59 AM »

Jan 2017  $275k
Feb 2017  $287k $???
Mar 2017 $276k
Apr 2017 $282k
May 2017 $287k

Jun 2017 $290k

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #690 on: July 03, 2017, 12:03:37 PM »
Just crossed $250k in June, so I'm in! Found MMM in mid-2015 and started tracking our finances in Dec of that year...

Dec 2015: $177k

Jun 2016: $210k (crossed $200k mark for the first time)

Jun 2017: $251k

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #691 on: July 04, 2017, 05:13:56 AM »
2017
Jan 1st: 252k
Feb 1st: 257k
Mar 1st: 269k    (4k back in taxes :)
April 1st: 273k
May 1st: $287 Net Worth 10k jump is our condo on zillow.
June 1st: $292
July 4th: $295

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #692 on: July 04, 2017, 09:05:14 AM »
1/15: 88k
2/15: 96k
3/15: 100k
4/15: 115k
5/15: 125k
6/15: 135k
7/15: 144k
8/15: 161k
9/15: 172k
10/15: 186k
11/15: 181k
12/15: 203k
1/16: 297k
2/16: 314k
3/16: 329k
4/16: 344k
5/16: 344k
6/16: 344k
7/16: 345k
8/16: 357k
9/16: 366k
10/16: 380k
11/16: 395k
12/16: 397k
01/17: 320k
02/17: 327k
03/17: 423k
06/17: 525k

Leverage plays with real estate a la wealthy accountant and mmm seem to be the way to go.

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #693 on: July 04, 2017, 11:12:25 AM »
Coming back to update...

2015 DEC:252k
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2016 JAN:260k(+8k)
2016 FEB:281k(+21k)
2016 MAR:285k(+4k)
2016 APR:298k(+13k)
2016 MAY:305k(+7k)
2016 JUN:307k(+2k)
2016 JUL:320k(+13k)
2016 AUG:326k(+6k)
2016 SEP:336k(+10k)
2016 OCT:337k(+1k)
2016 NOV:361k(+24k)
2016 DEC:368k(+7k)
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2017 JAN:382k(+14k)
2017 FEB:403k(+21k)
2017 MAR:416k(+13k)
2017 APR:427k(+11k)
2017 MAY:436k(+9k)
2017 June:449k(+13k)

+$81k this year! Aiming, for just under 100k in any given year of savings. Though, I am really only tracking worth gains, not savings directly. (So it includes gains/losses in the market) Given 6 month(s) left, and (19k) more to go, I should hit this goal!

401k and both IRAs all maxed.

NOTE: May, June and July are all poor months, I had a job change and nearly 3 weeks off of unpaid vacations! I think I still did pretty well! Things will get churning again at regular speed by the time the AUG update rolls around.
« Last Edit: July 05, 2017, 08:57:59 PM by TheAnonOne »

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #694 on: July 04, 2017, 01:47:51 PM »
July 2017 - $483k
Jun 2017 - $479k
May 2017 - $454k
Apr 2017 - $448k
Mar 2017 - $435k
Feb 2017 - $433k
Jan 2017 - $410k
Oct 2016 - $370k
Sep 2016 - $330k

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #695 on: July 04, 2017, 02:05:19 PM »
Joining late to the game!

2017 progress:

Jan 17: $287k
Feb 17: $301k (partially accounted for by 2016 bonus)
Mar 17: $304k
April 17: $316k
May 17: $322k
June 17: $326k

Automatic savings of $1500/month in my 401(k), and usually deposit $3-4k into Vanguard per month, right after my paychecks hit.  I could probably stand to increase that.

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #696 on: July 05, 2017, 06:44:08 AM »
Hey everyone! I crossed the mark in May and decided to join this thread for continued motivation. Thinking I will probably be here for awhile.

June 2017: $257k
May 2016: $251k

Ladychips

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #697 on: July 05, 2017, 05:23:55 PM »
Welcome!

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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #698 on: July 07, 2017, 01:49:55 AM »
Absolutely love the numbers I'm seeing here.  You can feel the positive energy rising.  I'm currently in the Race to 2M club and pumped for the Race to 3M.  You're all coming soon.  What you're doing now is all that's needed to to keep going.  It actually gets easier.
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Re: Race from 250 to 500k!
« Reply #699 on: July 07, 2017, 08:19:26 AM »
Our month to month increase in numbers aren't as impressive as others here. We save 64% of income. Below includes our unchanging home valuation of $215k.

With a baby in our future we need all fingers crossed to hit $500k by the end of 2018. All things considered, not bad for 2x 29 year olds maybe.

1/1/2017   $344,362.45
2/1/2017   $347,032.21
3/1/2017   $350,233.21
4/1/2017   $357,725.55
5/1/2017   $360,458.57
6/1/2017   $376,115.15
7/1/2017   $381,944.58
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