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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #250 on: October 03, 2017, 02:52:53 PM »
$703k invested as of today, up from ~$550k 15 months ago.  On track to have invested $60k by the end of the year.  Just need it to double (plus inflation) and I'll be at my number.  7 more years..

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #251 on: October 03, 2017, 03:58:42 PM »
Things are moving along nicely for us, especially considering the fact that we've been spending a lot more on travel the last couple of years.

NW-$891,209 (Real Estate is booming in my area and I haven't updated my home value in a while, it's worth at least $60K more than what I have it at in MINT)
Investments/Cash/HSA-$762,182

I should be hitting the NW goal of $1M in no time.
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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #252 on: October 04, 2017, 10:20:06 AM »
9/30/2017   $585K
7/31/2017   $567K

Joining this group at ~$567k invested as of 7/31/2017.

This doesn't include cash/emergency fund, home equity, or the present value of my vested, but frozen, pension at work.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #253 on: October 04, 2017, 07:05:05 PM »




Liquid / Total
1/1/17 - 472k / 833k
2/1/17 - 474k / 843k
3/1/17 - 494k / 864k
4/1/17 - 508k / 875k
5/1/17 - 523k / 893k
6/1/17 - 547k / 915k
7/1/17 - 553k / 923k
8/1/17 - 571k / 933k
9/1/17 - 587k / 952k

Good month, holding steady but have some medical bills coming due that might hold down next month a little.

10/1/17 - 600k / 967k

Rough month at work.  This is keeping me going.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #254 on: October 05, 2017, 04:01:03 AM »



9/1/17 - 587k / 952k
Good month, holding steady but have some medical bills coming due that might hold down next month a little.

10/1/17 - 600k / 967k

Rough month at work.  This is keeping me going.

Sorry things are rough at work, FSR.  Do you have an RE goal?  With your numbers, looks like you might be getting close?   My numbers are similar to yours, and I am planning to pull the trigger 8/1/19.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #255 on: October 05, 2017, 02:34:33 PM »
Crossed over $800k today. I was at $650k on 31 Dec 16.  I have another $12k worth of contributions to make before New Years, but at the rate it's going I'm now at the point where my stash is growing at a faster rate than I'm contributing to it (I actually hit that point a couple months ago).
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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #256 on: October 06, 2017, 11:02:52 AM »
There are so many race threads, but this is the one I (we) currently belong in (for a little bit anyway).

I was at $200K net work when I started tracking in 01/10.  Hit $500K in 10/13 (two kids and two unpaid maternity leaves, one cross-country move during this time).

Reached $900K in 08/17 (seems like it took a while but we remodeled a home, welcomed kiddo #3, took an extended 6 month unpaid mat leave, bought a car with cash).

Hoping to reach $1M in 03/18.    If that holds true, then it will have taken 13 years after graduation from college to reach the first $1M.  Not a race really, just a slow steady climb.

Net worth includes all investments, kids college funds and limited home equity.  I use purchase price as value though it has gone up $50K in value since we bought.   The reason I use purchase price is that if we are relocated, the only purchase price we are guaranteed is the amount we paid.  So every time we move, we see a nice jump in net worth as the equity is realized in my calculations.  I also don't include the value of our pensions because while fairly safe, it feels like counting eggs before they hatch.

01/2010  $200K
10/2013 $500K
08/2017 $900K

10/2017 $945K   What a stock market jump this month! At this rate, we could hit the magic number before 2018, but I'm betting it is 02/2018.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #257 on: October 06, 2017, 07:04:40 PM »
I am joining this thread. Household net worth, USD.

$0-100k took 17 months.
$100k-250k took 23 months.
$250k-500k took 21 months.
I suspect the next half million will take three to four years. A lot will depend on market performance, one way or the other.

10/1/2017 - 502k

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #258 on: October 06, 2017, 10:46:36 PM »



9/1/17 - 587k / 952k
Good month, holding steady but have some medical bills coming due that might hold down next month a little.

10/1/17 - 600k / 967k

Rough month at work.  This is keeping me going.

Sorry things are rough at work, FSR.  Do you have an RE goal?  With your numbers, looks like you might be getting close?   My numbers are similar to yours, and I am planning to pull the trigger 8/1/19.
Hey thanks, another 12+ hr day to round out the week. Hopefully this phase soon.

Goals are 1m for family of 4 but have to get expenses down another 5k.  Also depends on healthcare as I live in a market with only one marketplace provider atm.  Right now I've got Feb 2021 penciled in as my target date but I might go part time sooner.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #259 on: October 08, 2017, 09:10:46 AM »
Hello!  I'm joining to keep myself motivated.  I've learned from this forum that what you focus on flourishes!  I didn't begin tracking my net worth until 2015 and I'm just amazed at what a great tool it is for keeping me focused on my goals. 

                    Invested/Total NW
End of 2015  $513k     $752k
End of 2016  $574k     $820k

                    Invested/Total NW
10/1/17 --    $670k     $921k

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #260 on: October 10, 2017, 12:56:08 PM »
I updated some account settings on Mint, and...

We are at $1 million total. It depends on an optimistic appraisal of our home, together with some valuations for hard-to-sell items (like my grandmother's electronic organ). I haven't shared the news with my wife, yet, which is unfortunate, as much of the credit is hers. We're settling up with in-laws on a large purchase, and I want to motivate her to negotiate that correctly. But I wanted to celebrate with you badass folks.

I'll still be on here a while longer, but I think I want to divert investment gains toward paying down some debt over the next few months now that we're in the two-comma club.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #261 on: October 10, 2017, 01:12:09 PM »
Applause.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #262 on: October 11, 2017, 05:49:53 AM »
Well done, talltexan! 

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #263 on: October 11, 2017, 01:42:30 PM »
Estimates of NW over the years with more concrete values currently
2011: $40k  Real estate sucked (I'm a realtor and own rentals), income was low and equity was non existent.  Tough times!
2012: $55k
2013: $75k
2014: $160k  Being a realtor and also having a large portion of NW in real estate helped income and value go up drastically. (income $155k) plus asset appreciation
2015: $295k  (income $210k) plus asset appreciation
2016: $505k (income $242k) plus asset appreciation
Started using Mint for tracking in 2017
2017: March $515
         April $500 spent money... :(
         May $521
         June $573
         July $588
         Aug $605k
         Sep $647k
         Oct $650k

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #264 on: October 12, 2017, 07:13:26 AM »
$150K in six months is pretty dang impressive, good job!

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #265 on: October 12, 2017, 09:02:32 AM »
$150K in six months is pretty dang impressive, good job!
Thanks!
I wish that it was normal but my job is very seasonal.  Most of my sales (realtor) are in the spring to early fall months and then winter I may tread water with income compared to expenses. 

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #266 on: October 13, 2017, 10:05:31 AM »
Joining to track investments.  Currently at $780k with total NW ~$1MM, but since that includes home equity it's a bit more arbitrary.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #267 on: October 15, 2017, 06:20:49 AM »
I'm starting to close in on $1MM!

Milestones:

11/23/2012: $45,000.00
08/03/2013: $100,000.00
01/01/2016: $408,896.04
01/01/2017: $617,283.09
06/06/2017: $758,104.40
10/15/2017: $856,488.71

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #268 on: October 15, 2017, 08:36:29 AM »
I'm starting to close in on $1MM!

Milestones:

11/23/2012: $45,000.00
08/03/2013: $100,000.00
01/01/2016: $408,896.04
01/01/2017: $617,283.09
06/06/2017: $758,104.40
10/15/2017: $856,488.71

Some great progress there Herbet -when you think the two comma club will call?

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #269 on: October 15, 2017, 08:21:59 PM »
Some great progress there Herbet -when you think the two comma club will call?

Looks like I'm on track to hit $1MM sometime in the first half of next year!

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #270 on: October 16, 2017, 10:58:58 AM »
Going up!  Trying not to obsess over when the market contraction will come.

Only tracking cash & investments.  Not including home value.
Aug 2017: 519, 045.81
Sept. 1 2017: 526, 110.79
Oct 1 2017:531,034.52

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #271 on: October 18, 2017, 08:24:03 AM »
End of 2013 (year I found MMM):
Investments/cash: 390,000
Home equity: 390,000 (remaining mortgage: 410,000)
Student debt: -35,000
Total:  745,000

End of 2014:
Investments/cash: 435,000
Home equity: 400,000 (remaining mortgage: 400,000)
Student debt: 0
Total: 835,000

End of 2015:
Investments/cash: 650,000
Home equity: 410,000 (remaining mortgage: 390,000)
Total: 1,060,000

End of 2016:
Investments/cash: 820,000
Home equity: 420,000 (remaining mortgage: 380,000)
Total: 1,240,000

Well, we did it!!!!  We surpassed $1m in investments.  It's crazy how fast things grow once you have a big pile of money invested (markets going up definitely helped *a lot* too...).  Thanks to everyone for the encouragement, and good luck in your races to $1m!  I'm going to switch over to the race to $2m thread now but will pop in here every now and then to say hi. :)

As of October 2017:
Investments/cash: 1,001,000
Home equity: 430,000
Total: 1,431,000

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #272 on: October 18, 2017, 05:32:09 PM »

Well, we did it!!!!  We surpassed $1m in investments.  It's crazy how fast things grow once you have a big pile of money invested (markets going up definitely helped *a lot* too...).  Thanks to everyone for the encouragement, and good luck in your races to $1m!  I'm going to switch over to the race to $2m thread now but will pop in here every now and then to say hi. :)

As of October 2017:
Investments/cash: 1,001,000
Home equity: 430,000
Total: 1,431,000


Congrats! Save room for us in the next thread!

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #273 on: October 20, 2017, 08:34:03 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
09/17: 544k

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #274 on: October 21, 2017, 11:03:13 AM »
I've decided to jump into the 100-250 thread since so much of my NW is in home equity. Hope to see this thread again sooner rather than later. :D

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #275 on: October 22, 2017, 02:19:22 PM »
I finally hit 500K this month. I'm ready to join the race to 1 Million. I'm currently around 503K.


405K in rental house equity
100K in retirement accounts
30K cash
32K student loans (combined rate around 4.75%)

I'm currently doing a cash out refi on a rental property. I'm lowering my rate from 4.75% to 4.625% and pulling out 148K. I will be sitting on 178K cash  in November.

My plan is to buy a fixer upper primary residence within the next 12 months . I'm hoping to buy a home that costs 400K to 425K that needs 50K of repair. The fixed appraisal should be around 550K to 600K. I'm hoping for 75K to 125K of sweat equity.

My current strategy for a  value add is adding a legal income suite that rents for $1200-$1500/month. After living at the house for 2 years and documenting the rental income the buyer pool should increase people you can use 75% of the rental income to qualify. 75% of $1350/month is an extra $1012/month of income.

The typical buyer could afford a payment of $450/month more by counting this rental income, which is about $100,000 of buying power.

Income suites were deemed legal in 2015 by the county, but many illegal income suites still exist. The idea is to buy a house with an illegal income suite and make it legal.


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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #276 on: October 23, 2017, 08:51:51 AM »
I finally hit 500K this month. I'm ready to join the race to 1 Million. I'm currently around 503K.


405K in rental house equity
100K in retirement accounts
30K cash
32K student loans (combined rate around 4.75%)

I'm currently doing a cash out refi on a rental property. I'm lowering my rate from 4.75% to 4.625% and pulling out 148K. I will be sitting on 178K cash  in November.

My plan is to buy a fixer upper primary residence within the next 12 months . I'm hoping to buy a home that costs 400K to 425K that needs 50K of repair. The fixed appraisal should be around 550K to 600K. I'm hoping for 75K to 125K of sweat equity.

My current strategy for a  value add is adding a legal income suite that rents for $1200-$1500/month. After living at the house for 2 years and documenting the rental income the buyer pool should increase people you can use 75% of the rental income to qualify. 75% of $1350/month is an extra $1012/month of income.

The typical buyer could afford a payment of $450/month more by counting this rental income, which is about $100,000 of buying power.

Income suites were deemed legal in 2015 by the county, but many illegal income suites still exist. The idea is to buy a house with an illegal income suite and make it legal.
Hey clarkfan, welcome to this race. I’m in a similar position, with some rental cash flow, and also see you in the alcohol spend thread.
Glhf


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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #277 on: October 24, 2017, 07:25:51 AM »
Today is the day! We hit 1 million Net Worth! I expect it to fluctuate, but boy did it feel good to screen shot this today!

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #278 on: October 24, 2017, 08:47:57 AM »
Congrats!


We're just jumping over from the race to 500k thread. Just checked our accounts today and are sitting at around $527K net worth.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #279 on: October 25, 2017, 01:22:30 PM »
Congrats to those that hit their goals already, great job!
Hard to believe I was here updating just 3 weeks ago, boy this market has been crazy and my company stock is also going gangbusters.
I've updated the house value in Mint now so that gave me a nice jump too. I'm still being pretty conservative with the number though.

NW is now sitting at $935K
Investments/cash/HSA is now sitting at $772K
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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #280 on: October 30, 2017, 12:42:49 PM »
I'm very jealous of those of you who've graduated from this thread recently - great work!!!

We had a good month, despite some issues.  We sold $4.5k in stock to pay off the car loan and pay part of husband's fall tuition, and due to various family issues, I took 7 days unpaid leave from work in October (e.g., I gave up 25% of our monthly income).     

We spent half a day yesterday refining our categorization in Mint ("Walmart" should not be a spending category...damn, we spent a lot of money there over the last two years and have no clue what it purchased).  Next month, in the brief window when husband chooses to focus on money, we'll start looking into areas where we can cut our excessive spending.


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End of 2012: 170k / 200k  *(re)married
End of 2013: 295k / 342k
End of 2014: 338k / 388k
End of 2015: 366k / 428k *June - husband quit work to go back to college full-time
End of 2016: 432k / 545k

Sep 2017: 500k / 625k [+77k college funds]
Oct 2017: 512k / 640k [+79k college funds]
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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #281 on: October 31, 2017, 05:52:16 AM »
July 1, 2017 = $508k
Aug. 1, 2017 = $518k
Sept. 1, 2017 = $523k
Oct. 1, 2017 = $543k
Nov. 1, 2017 = $550k

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #282 on: October 31, 2017, 04:43:11 PM »

3/28/17: $667k (stash), 1.208M (total NW)
4/28/17: $704k (stash), 1.193M (total NW)
5/25/17: $716k (stash), 1.244M (total NW)
6/27/17: $734k (stash), 1.284M (total NW)
7/24/17: $752k (stash), 1.287M (total NW)
8/24/17: $753k (stash), 1.303M (total NW)
9/28/17: $783k (stash), 1.384M (total NW)
10/31/17: $800k (stash), 1.411M (total NW)

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #283 on: October 31, 2017, 05:03:58 PM »
The October numbers are in:

                  INV    /  NW
Sep 2017 - 792K   /  931K
Oct 2017 -  802K   /  941K     
Nov 2017-  818K   /  957K

I'll take it.  2% monthly bump to the stash isn't bad.  Maybe our future selves can look back on these good months for comfort when we hit the inevitable bad ones to come.


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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #284 on: October 31, 2017, 09:03:18 PM »
Oct17: $526k
Sep17: $507k
Aug17: $488k

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #285 on: October 31, 2017, 09:23:45 PM »
Happy Halloween!

Numbers for end of month:
Month Year: Investments
June 2017: 504K
July 2017: 523K
Decided to add in home equity and give net worth as second number:
Aug 2017: 533K / 666K
Sep 2017: 539K / 679K
Oct 2017: 551K / 698K

And all of this is on autopilot  . . .  crazy.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #286 on: November 01, 2017, 04:07:28 AM »
Invest / total
6/24/16 - 362k / 500k NW
12/1/16 - 404k / 550k NW
1/1/17 - 450k / 600k NW
2/1/17 - 462k / 607k NW
5/1/17 - 514k / 666k NW
6/1/17 - 526k / 673k NW
7/1/17 - 542k / 691k NW
8/1/17 - 557k / 707k NW
11/1/17 - 603k / 753k NW

3/4s of a millionaire. Hoping to hit 1MM total by end of 2018. Market will have to perform avg to get there
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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #287 on: November 01, 2017, 06:01:32 AM »
Monthly check in

               Invested
5/1/17 --    $631k     
6/1/17 --    $647k     
7/1/17 --    $655k   
8/1/17 --    $665k     
9/1/17 --    $672k     
10/1/17 --  $684k     
11/1/17 --  $702k
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« Reply #288 on: November 01, 2017, 06:02:43 AM »
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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #289 on: November 01, 2017, 11:10:07 AM »
Hello! Joining this thread on exactly Nov 1st, 2017

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 JUN:449k(+13k)
2017 JUL:464k(+15k)
2017 AUG:478k(+14k)
2017 SEPT:494k(+16k)
2017 OCT:510k(+16k)

+$142k 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 2 month(s) left, and (-42k) more to go, I hit this goal!

Stats to get here!....(will remove for following posts)

Time from 0->250: Was not tracking, I guess you could call age 0 my starting point or my first career job? So anywhere from 5 to 25 years.
Time from 250->500: 22Months
Average gain: 11.7K per month (Includes market + pay + everything)

« Last Edit: November 03, 2017, 10:43:02 AM by TheAnonOne »

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #290 on: November 01, 2017, 12:34:14 PM »
So many people hitting the target! Congrats, everyone.

Check in time. :)

8/1/17: $834k liquid ($916k NW)
9/1/17: $841k liquid ($921k NW)
10/1/17: $857k liquid ($941k NW)
11/1/17: $872k liquid ($959k NW)

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #291 on: November 01, 2017, 01:24:48 PM »
9/2017 Update - $670K; $187K in home equity, $10K in cash, remainder in investments

Somewhat embarrassingly, I didn't starting keeping close tabs on my net worth until finding MMM this year. Thankfully, I didn't muck it up too bad up to this point, but I'm hoping to do even better now that I know better! So, let's start here...

6/2017 - $630K; ~$180K in home equity, ~$10K in cash, remainder in investments


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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #292 on: November 01, 2017, 02:46:45 PM »
October 2017: 790k
September 2017: 776k
August 2017: 752k
July 2017: 751k
June 2017: 737k
May 2017: 732k
April 2017: 720k
March 2017: 711k
Feb 2017: 703k
Jan 2017: 680k
Dec 2016: 650k
Dec 2015: 487k
Dec 2014: 412k
Dec 2013: 350k

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #293 on: November 01, 2017, 03:14:05 PM »
Following. Motivation to save is waning quickly here. I'm very tempted to just coast on market returns.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #294 on: November 01, 2017, 04:51:22 PM »
Following. Motivation to save is waning quickly here. I'm very tempted to just coast on market returns.

When you start thinking that way, just remember that your financial independence equation is two parts:  your stash and your spending level.  While your stash may continue to grow due to market gains, if you are conditioning yourself to keep spending more money, your stash has to be bigger and bigger to support that spending. 

money not saved = money spent (unless you're giving it away or destroying it)
required stash = 24x money spent / year  (if you like the 4% rule)

In a sense, every dollar you don't spend is kind of like $24 added to your stash.  Or more accurately, reducing your annual spending budget by $N has a 24xN impact on the usefulness of your stash. 

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #295 on: November 01, 2017, 05:02:10 PM »
Latest update on tax-advantaged accounts (added in new Vanguard taxable account, but not including other brokerage account or eFund):

07/01/17   620k
08/01/17   633k
09/01/17   640k
10/01/17   660k
11/01/17   678k

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #296 on: November 01, 2017, 07:01:35 PM »
3/2017 - 515,000
4/2017 - 524,000
5/2017 - 537,500
6/2017 - 560,500 : sold a car and other things; getting ready for FIRE
7/2017 - 578,337 : updated pension amount for OMM (one-more month)
8/2017 - 598,569 : updated pension amount for 2 more weeks
9/2017 - 606,447 : FIRE'd 9/8/2017

All numbers are investments; no house at the moment.

Last 2 months:
10/2017 - 646,326
11/2017 - 654,161

I'm still estimating the pension amounts as I wait around for the actual amount of my rollover.
« Last Edit: November 03, 2017, 12:06:35 PM by sw1tch »
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I, sw1tch, will become a millionaire!
FIRE'd on 9/8/2017

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #297 on: November 01, 2017, 10:57:21 PM »
I'll play!

             cash+rental equity       add primary residence equity
1/2016      $507K                              $627K
1/2017      $625K                              $797K

9/2017      $784K                              $904K

1MM dates- very likely sooner.
                3/2021                             12/2018

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #298 on: November 02, 2017, 06:58:43 AM »
Following. Motivation to save is waning quickly here. I'm very tempted to just coast on market returns.

We are here to keep you motivated.

Saving is basically a bond. You can keep your 'stache invested more aggressively *IF* you have a high savings rate.

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Re: Race from 500k to 1M!
« Reply #299 on: November 02, 2017, 07:25:33 AM »
Jan 2017: $444,411
Feb 2017: $466,365 (+$21,954)
Mar 2017: $473,859 (+$7,494)
Apr 2017: $496,610 (+$22,751)
May 2017: $509,180 (+$12,570)
Jun 2017: $522,280 (+$13,100)
Jul 2017: $539,829 ($17,549)
Aug 2017: $547,156 (+$7,327)
Sept 2017: $568,755 (+$21,599)
Oct 2017: $588,681 (+$19,926)

Fingers crossed we'll hit $600k NW by the end of November!
Aiming for $1.25M by 2020...