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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3050 on: June 01, 2020, 01:59:50 PM »
12/2019 - $107584.51
01/2020 - $110275.32
02/2020 - $112541.25
03/2020 - $111798.73
04/2020 - $104009.25
05/2020 - $110144.85
06/2020 - $117347.04

Feeling fortunate to keep moving forward.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3051 on: June 01, 2020, 05:57:10 PM »
1/15/19 - $101,635.
1/31/19 NW: 108,165 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020):  204,027
2/28/19 NW: $115,123.70 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020):  $211,141.90
3/31/19 NW: $118,967.70 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020):  $211,887
4/30/19 NW: $128,933.75 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020):  $224,080.24
5/31/19 NW: $133,788 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020):  $227,373
6/30/19 NW: $141,921 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020):  $236,022
7/31/19 NW: $147,155 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020: $238,679
08/31/19 NW: $151,735 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020): $243,877
09/30/19 NW: 157,653 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020): $247,779
11/7/19 NW: $173,838 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020): $270,847 (?!)
11/30/19 NW: 178,535 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020): $240,288
12/31/19 NW: $185,673 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020): $244,374
1/31/20 NW: $191,143 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020): $244,397
2/29/20 NW: $186,269 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020): $234,682.
Back in the game after a few month hiatus due to purchasing a house, COVID, not wanting to look at NW, etc. The results are surprisingly not depressing.

5/31/20 NW: 214,832 - Projected Graduation Goal NW (12/31/2020): $247,374.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3052 on: June 01, 2020, 06:38:29 PM »
Dec 1st, 2019 $101,254
Jan 1st, 2020 $105,996
Feb 1st, 2020 $107,546
Mar 1st, 2020 $103,600
Apr 1st, 2020 $94,632
May 1st, 2020 $106,626

June 1st, 2020 $115,759

I'm seeing a lot of record highs here. Many folks in the higher threads haven't recovered to all time highs yet. Although I think I'd still switch positions with them if offered the chance ;-)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3053 on: June 01, 2020, 06:51:20 PM »
@jiimmy so much of my number isn’t in the market, is what I think helps me. If we don’t count the house value, then I think my number would only be around 40-50k
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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3054 on: June 02, 2020, 07:48:52 AM »
Dec 1st, 2019 $101,254
Jan 1st, 2020 $105,996
Feb 1st, 2020 $107,546
Mar 1st, 2020 $103,600
Apr 1st, 2020 $94,632
May 1st, 2020 $106,626

June 1st, 2020 $115,759

I'm seeing a lot of record highs here. Many folks in the higher threads haven't recovered to all time highs yet. Although I think I'd still switch positions with them if offered the chance ;-)

@jimmy I think the biggest reason is, when we contribute it makes a larger impact than those in the higher threads. From what I've heard, once you get above $250K, it still matters that you put money in, but your investments start to grow faster than what you put in.

For us, we're still low enough that our investments + partial market recovery = enough to get us past our losses.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3055 on: June 02, 2020, 10:59:20 AM »
Made some decent gains this month, despite a few big purchases:

January 2018: $18,944.35
February 2018: $22,047.46
March 2018: $23,463.61
April 2018: $24,224.19
May 2018: $26,173
Jun 2018: $29,519.62

October 2018: $29,676.50
November 2018: $32,923.90
December 2018: $34,394.85
January 2019: $39,825.43
February 2019" $43,508.66
April 2019: $48,394.91
July 2019: $80,041.52
December 2019: $86,963.15

January 2020: $96,301.56
February 2020: $101,272.15.
March 2020: $102,362.65
April 2020: $98,415.77
May 2020:$111,832.84
June 2020: $116,958.23

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3056 on: June 02, 2020, 11:27:48 AM »
1/3/20: $100,937.12
2/4/20: $104,293.89 (+3,356.77)
3/3/20: $105,785.10 (+1,491.21)
4/7/20: $102,299.07 (-3,486.03)
5/7/20: $104,704.32 (+2,405.25)
6/2/20: $107,248.26 (+2,543.94)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3057 on: June 02, 2020, 01:35:39 PM »
  • Jan 2018:  116,000
  • Jan 2019:  159,300
  • Jan 2020:  229,400
  • Current (Jun 2020):  264,000

So long as the market holds, I graduated!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3058 on: June 02, 2020, 07:50:14 PM »
May savings were slowed by my ignition controller going on out on the boiler and my fridge compressor biting the dust.  The fridge forced a new fridge purchase and more expensive eating habits for 10 days while waiting for it to be delivered.

Managed to stop the bleeding by not paying !!$550!! dollars to have the HVAC company order and install a new ignition controller once they diagnosed the issue.  I ordered the same part on amazon for $100 and installed myself.

DateInvestedNet
2/1/2019$100,047.32$243,630.87
3/1/2019$105,434.50$270,922.05
4/1/2019$114,967.04$292,914.68
3/1/2020$157,729.02$344,058.04
5/1/2020$169,003.88$361,813.52
6/1/2020$186,949.47$383,276.04

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3059 on: June 02, 2020, 08:59:13 PM »
Joining in for accountability and motivation.  Hoping to hit the goal by end of next year:

January 29, 2020---$157,404.75

February 3, 2020---$157,171.27 (coronavirus induced market panic).
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April 19, 2020------$153,349.63    Sighhh

May 11, 2020------$157,000.40
June 2, 2020------$164,950.82

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3060 on: June 02, 2020, 10:16:07 PM »
  • Jan 2018:  116,000
  • Jan 2019:  159,300
  • Jan 2020:  229,400
  • Current (Jun 2020):  264,000

So long as the market holds, I graduated!

Congrats!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3061 on: June 03, 2020, 05:46:41 AM »
                       2018                2019                2020                2021               
January     $38,800$88,534$153,292-
February$49,800$96,439$154,220-
March$55,707$107,387$121,400-
April$64,352$110,960$132,182-
May$68,097$117,622$152,737-
June$72,976$113,078$165,000(Grad Goal)
July$80,555$124,700-
August$85,858$129,322-
September$90,137$133,156-
October$93,806$136,540-
November$89,537$142,714-
December$92,795$147,950-
Annual gain$49,734$64,758
« Last Edit: July 01, 2020, 07:19:37 AM by ASW »

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3062 on: June 03, 2020, 06:35:09 AM »
As of today, my wife and I are two hundred thousandaires!

Until the rent and $2k for airline tickets comes out of the account...

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3063 on: June 03, 2020, 01:50:55 PM »
Not a great time to be starting this race because I'm about to be laid off from my well paying but soul-sucking job at the end of this month (I was finally able to max out my 401k super comfortably, that's the part I'll miss). Thank you to COVID19 for giving me my second layoff in 12 months...but I'm still pretty amped to have graduated from the 100k challenge

01-2020   $82,260.85
02-2020   $83,005.15
03-2020   $83,326.38
04-2020   $95,827.22
05-2020   $104,082.90

Hell yeah. Now to see how much I can save while being on unemployment until I can find my next gig :)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3064 on: June 03, 2020, 01:53:03 PM »
welcome, sports thrice!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3065 on: June 04, 2020, 06:40:40 AM »
As of today, my wife and I are two hundred thousandaires!

Until the rent and $2k for airline tickets comes out of the account...

Congratulations @grantmeaname !!!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3066 on: June 04, 2020, 06:45:46 AM »
August-18    $27k
September-18    $31k
October-18    $59k
November-18    $60k
December-18    $64k
January-19    $63k
February-19    $74k
March-19    $78k
April-19    $86k
May-19    $98k
June-19    $104k
July-19    $104k
August-19    $110k
September-19    $137k
October-19    $143k
November-19    $151k
December-19    $160k
January-20       $169k
February-20    $175k
March-20       $168k
April-20        $156k
May-20        $180k
June-20         $190k

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3067 on: June 04, 2020, 07:10:44 AM »
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Dec-2016: $32,870.70
Dec-2017: $58,271.55   (+ 25,400.85)
Dec-2018: $72,493.16   (+ 14,221.61)
Dec-2019: $111,642.78   (+ 39,149.62)


Jan-2020:   $115,567.59   (+ 3,924.81)
Feb-2020:   $111,573.16   (- 3,994.43)
Mar-2020:   $99,504.35   (- 12,068.81)
Apr-2020:   $111,360.82   (+ 11,856.47)

May-2020:   $118,208.83  (+ 6,848.01)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3068 on: June 04, 2020, 04:03:49 PM »
9/2017 (168,529.23)
10/2017 (156,730.67)
12/2017 (155, 778.96)
1/2018 (146,335.62)
2/2018 (146,208.20)
3/2018 (90,769.56) annual bonus
4/2018 (83,753.06)
6/2018 (73,857.57)
9/2018 (61,215.95)
10/2018 (51,434.89)
12/2018 $90,683.73 (sold a house)
01/2019 $96,400.22
02/2019 $150,040.56 (annual bonus)
03/2019 $152,786.73
04/2019 $200,186.35
05/2019 $195,428.02
06/2019 $106,265.42 (bought an apartment for my mom)
09/2019 $133,351.70 (market movement, my own apt appreciated)
11/2019 $157,752.34
12/2019 $161,956.70
1/2020 $240,295.73 (raise, bonus, market movement)
3/2020 $210,091.77 (COVID-19 market movement)
4/2020 $239,976.10
5/2020 $254,753.20

Sweet! I need to find the next thread and dip my toes in the water.
Peace out until the market goes down again!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3069 on: June 05, 2020, 06:20:54 AM »
Not a great time to be starting this race because I'm about to be laid off from my well paying but soul-sucking job at the end of this month (I was finally able to max out my 401k super comfortably, that's the part I'll miss). Thank you to COVID19 for giving me my second layoff in 12 months...but I'm still pretty amped to have graduated from the 100k challenge

01-2020   $82,260.85
02-2020   $83,005.15
03-2020   $83,326.38
04-2020   $95,827.22
05-2020   $104,082.90

Hell yeah. Now to see how much I can save while being on unemployment until I can find my next gig :)

It really sucks that you're going through a layoff. Hopefully you can get a nice severance + unemployment + CARS Act unemployment and then quickly find a solid job with fantastic benefits that's much better than the soul sucking one!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3070 on: June 05, 2020, 06:22:23 AM »
9/2017 (168,529.23)
10/2017 (156,730.67)
12/2017 (155, 778.96)
1/2018 (146,335.62)
2/2018 (146,208.20)
3/2018 (90,769.56) annual bonus
4/2018 (83,753.06)
6/2018 (73,857.57)
9/2018 (61,215.95)
10/2018 (51,434.89)
12/2018 $90,683.73 (sold a house)
01/2019 $96,400.22
02/2019 $150,040.56 (annual bonus)
03/2019 $152,786.73
04/2019 $200,186.35
05/2019 $195,428.02
06/2019 $106,265.42 (bought an apartment for my mom)
09/2019 $133,351.70 (market movement, my own apt appreciated)
11/2019 $157,752.34
12/2019 $161,956.70
1/2020 $240,295.73 (raise, bonus, market movement)
3/2020 $210,091.77 (COVID-19 market movement)
4/2020 $239,976.10
5/2020 $254,753.20

Sweet! I need to find the next thread and dip my toes in the water.
Peace out until the market goes down again!

Congratulations, @zee dot!! I am really excited for you! Here is hoping you never have a reason to post in this thread again!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3071 on: June 05, 2020, 07:56:23 AM »
4/1/19-$102,995.86
5/1/19- $103,951.81
7/1/19- $110,074.26
8/1/19- $112,049.87
9/4/19- $111,441.64
11/1/19- $119,582.07
12/2/19- $124,511.64
1/2/20- $130,371.79

Buried my head in the sand the last few months, but now I've come out to check on my progress. Glad I ignored everything and just kept investing as planned.

2/3/20- $128482.56
3/1/20- $131004.08
4/1/20- $107340.93
5/1/20- $124514.08
6/1/20- $137013.82

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3072 on: June 05, 2020, 10:20:18 AM »
Hi!
I am so happy to join this group!
It's been a goal for years, even though I haven't been too great about posting the last couple of years.
I started tracking alone, but since I have no intention of retiring alone, I thought I should add my spouses assets too. So that bump from May 2018 to present is slightly inflated.

November 17- 41195
December 17- 42526
January 18- 47966
February 18-47104
May 18 - 48521
June 2020-100,970

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3073 on: June 05, 2020, 10:36:38 AM »
Hell yeah! Welcome to the club!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3074 on: June 05, 2020, 03:09:00 PM »
Nov 2019- 106,180
Dec 2019- 116,263
Jan 2020- 130,855
Feb 2020- 141,124
March 2020- 146,604
April 2020- 139,975
May 2020- 130,984

June 2020- 146,634

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3075 on: June 05, 2020, 04:15:08 PM »
Sept 2015 - $125k
Sept 2016 - $192k
Sept 2017 - $339k
Sept 2018 - $395k

--DIVORCE--

Nov 2018 - $95k
Sept 2019 - $126k
Today - $152k

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3076 on: June 06, 2020, 07:09:30 AM »
Joining in for accountability and motivation.  Hoping to hit the goal by end of next year:

January 29, 2020---$157,404.75

February 3, 2020---$157,171.27 (coronavirus induced market panic).

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April 19, 2020------$153,349.63    Sighhh

May 11, 2020------$157,000.40
June 2, 2020------$164,950.82

June 6, 2020------$169,523.35

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3077 on: June 08, 2020, 10:49:41 AM »
welcome, sports thrice!

Thank you @grantmeaname! I appreciate the warm welcome!

It really sucks that you're going through a layoff. Hopefully you can get a nice severance + unemployment + CARS Act unemployment and then quickly find a solid job with fantastic benefits that's much better than the soul sucking one!

Thanks for the positive words, @alcon835! Unfortunately I believe the CARS Act unemployment might be ending before my last day, which is the end of this month. I received 60 days notice in lieu of a severance (essentially I think they received a PPP loan so that they were able to pay us for 8 more weeks instead of laying us off at the end of April)...my direct boss was very nice and essentially cut my workload to 25% so that I could start job searching. I'm already exhausted with it though, since I just went through a layoff and job search last summer. And then in addition, the burn out from the soul suck is still real, there are less jobs on the market (though that's starting to go back up now), etc, so I'm thinking about road tripping to some national/state parks with my mum in July to give myself a mental break, then kick it back into gear. Having a bit of a third-of-life crisis, if you can't tell!! But I'm confident I'll find something much better for me in the long run!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3078 on: June 08, 2020, 01:33:49 PM »
While I've been in this race since August (due in part to pensions, home equity, & cash), my investment balance surpassed $100k this week.

Can you tell from the picture below when I discovered MMM & FIRE?

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3079 on: June 08, 2020, 03:02:29 PM »
While I've been in this race since August (due in part to pensions, home equity, & cash), my investment balance surpassed $100k this week.

Can you tell from the picture below when I discovered MMM & FIRE?

Charts like this make me smile. Good job, Dad!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3080 on: June 09, 2020, 06:26:07 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
Apr 2018 $145k [paid off car]
May 2018 $153k
Jun 2018 $156k
Aug 2018 $166k
Sep 2018 $168k
Nov 2018 $152k [Ouch! clearly I'm investing aggressively]
Dec 2018 $149k

Jan 2019 $167k
Feb 2019 $177k
Mar 2019 $186k
Apr 2019 $195k [replaced 16 year old appliances that are falling apart + booked vacation]
May 2019 $197k
Jun 2019 $207k
Jul 2019 $212k
Aug 2019 $207k [tough month; stocks slid and several unexpected expenses]
Sep 2019 $213k
Oct 2019 $217k
Nov 2019 $228k
Dec 2019 $232k
Jan 2020 $239k
Feb 2020 $253k
Mar 2020 $221k [COVID-19]
Apr 2020 $239k
May 2020 $244k
Jun 2020 $265k


Back across the $250k threshold!  Hopefully it sticks this time.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3081 on: June 09, 2020, 06:53:11 AM »
I love this thread.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3082 on: June 09, 2020, 03:07:12 PM »
VALVORE HAS ENTERED THE RACE!

1-2019 = $82,000
2-2019 = $90,000 (maxed 2018 IRA)
3-2019 = $102,600 (maxed DH 2018 IRA & 2018 HSA)
4-2019 = $107,800 (+$5,200)
5-2019 = $111,100 (+$3,300)
6-2019 = $121,400(+$10,300)
7-2019 = $127,700(+$6,300)
8-2019 = $135,200 (+$7,300)
9-2019 = $141,200 (extra 3k to IRA, +$6,000)
10-2019 = $150,000 (+$8,800)
11-2019 = $155,850 (+$5,850)
12-2019 = $165,600 (+$9,750)
1-2020 = $174,200 (+$8,600)
2-2020 = $170,900 (-$3,300) Coronavirus...
3-2020 = $154,150 (-$16,750) Pandemic Shutdown. lol crazy
4-2020 = $174,200 (+$19,950)
5-2020 = $192,500 (+$8,300)
Current $208,600
This year has been an absolute wild ride (financially and in every other way)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3083 on: June 12, 2020, 09:29:39 PM »
Dec 2017 121k
Jan 2018 125k
Feb 2018 121k
Mar 2018 121k
Apr 2018 127k
May 2018 134k
June 2018 135k
July 2018 143k
Aug 2018 149k
Sept 2018 146k
Oct 2018 141k
Nov 2018 143k
Dec 2018 130k
Jan 2019 143k
Feb 2019 154k
Mar 2019 155k
Apr 2019 160k
May 2019 157k
June 2019 169k
July 2019 173k
Aug 2019 170k
Sept 2019 177k
Oct 2019 187k
Nov 2019 190k
Dec 2019 200k

Hoping for a good year and hitting that 250k this year!

Jan 2020 198K
Feb 2020 189kK
Mar 2020 166K
Apr 2020 189K
May 2020 210K

I invested what I could in March (tax return and a bit of savings, plus my normal amount each pay period) but mostly my diminishing returns have reappeared. We will see if it lasts!
« Last Edit: June 12, 2020, 11:00:47 PM by nyxst »

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3084 on: June 14, 2020, 08:47:20 PM »
  • Jan 2018:  116,000
  • Jan 2019:  159,300
  • Jan 2020:  229,400
  • Current (Jun 2020):  264,000

So long as the market holds, I graduated!

Onward and upward!

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3085 on: June 15, 2020, 06:51:24 AM »
April 13, 2019 = $100,325.68
May 19, 2019 = $104,598.06
June 29, 2019 = $116,258.11
July 28, 2019 = $125,262.57
August 24, 2019 = $125,496.17
September 21, 2019 = $141,995.43
October 19, 2019 = $148,424.92
November 17, 2019 = $156,260.45
December 28, 2019 = $167,860.18
January 14, 2020 = $170,102.78
February 22, 2020 = $176,650.55
April 7, 2020 = $155,679.52
May 4, 2020 = $171,045.51
May 17, 2020 = $173,750.12
May 29, 2020 = $187,647.52
June 15, 2020 = $192,048.67

Brushed right at $200K before the beginning selloff last week. Bummer.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3086 on: June 15, 2020, 07:15:58 AM »
Yeah, I'm at just about the same place. Stocks are on sale!

Are you hoping to graduate this year?

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3087 on: June 15, 2020, 07:45:46 PM »
Nov 20, 2019 -- $113,800
January 15, 2020 -- $120,900
February 15, 2020 -- $136,916
March 17, 2020 -- $65,556
April 15, 2020 -- $97,329
May 15, 2020 -- $106,496.59
June 15, 2020 -- $144,752.63

Swinging like a barn door in a hurricane. On the up this time.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3088 on: June 16, 2020, 10:46:41 AM »
Yeah, I'm at just about the same place. Stocks are on sale!

Are you hoping to graduate this year?

I stepped down from a higher paying position this year due to stress. I would be pleasantly surprised if I did break $250,000 by the end of the year, but I am thinking maybe $225K is more realistic. I don`t want to get my hopes up too much.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3089 on: June 16, 2020, 09:11:33 PM »


            Net Worth    Investment Assets (401k, IRAs, HSA)
Mar 2016      $28,361      $72,408
Jun 2016      $40,970      $79,977
Sep 2016      $57,895      $90,677
Dec 2016      $80,499      $96,796
Mar 2017      $99,766      $73,973
Jun 2017     $102,562      $93,148
Sep 2017     $112,554     $103,702
Dec 2017     $128,724     $116,626
Mar 2018     $133,930     $123,367
Jun 2018     $148,700     $135,564
Sep 2018     $160,509     $148,562
Dec 2018     $148,046     $134,289
Mar 2019     $177,957     $161,794
Jun 2019     $195,692     $177,840
Sep 2019     $205,301     $179,600
Dec 2019     $228,588     $206,182
Mar 2020     $194,288     $179,029
Jun 2020     $242,960     $216,928 **mid month


If I remember I’ll update my June number at the end of the month.
My goal this year was to graduate this thread with the investment accts by the end of the year. I’m thinking that won’t happen but I haven’t called anything right for 2020. Will have to wait and see.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3090 on: June 22, 2020, 03:29:13 PM »
The market has been kind to us:

March 2020: 78,000
April 2020: 91,000
May 2020: 106,000

Glad to join the race :)

June 2020: 115,000

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3091 on: June 30, 2020, 11:06:53 AM »
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
Jan 2017   €  86 368.00
Jan 2018   € 119 817.00
Jan 2019   € 145 840.48
...
Oct 2019   € 180 160.74   (growth:  € 2 898.12)
Nov 2019   € 189 075.68   (growth:  € 8 914.94 deposits: € 3 735.00 )
Dec 2019   € 195 798.72   (growth:  € 6 723.04 deposits:  € 3 600.00)
Totals for 2019:
Growth:   € 60 523.78  (= 44,70%)
Deposits: € 22 925.00   
Returns:  € 37 598.78  ( = 20,38%)

Jan 2020  € 198 632.07   (growth:  € 2 833.35)
Feb 2020  € 193 987.01   (growth: -€ 4 645.06)
Mar 2020  € 179 084.86   (growth: -€14 902.15 deposits: € 7 273.31)
Apr 2020  € 200 737.12   (growth:  €21 652.26 deposits: € 3 798.78)
May 2020  € 209 540.07   (growth:  € 8 802.95 deposits: € 5 855.37)


Jun 2020  € 214 045.88   (growth:  € 4 505.81 deposits: € 3 240.00)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3092 on: June 30, 2020, 11:44:46 AM »
For context: I'm 31 in a HCOL city. I'm married, but these are my own numbers since we keep our finances separate. Includes cash, retirement, and credit cards, which are used for normal expenses and paid off in full every month.

3/18: $48,533.91 (found MMM and started tracking)
3/19: $83,762.93
8/19: $101,572.33 (graduated to this thread)
9/19: $104,368.69 (+2,796.36, +2.75%)
10/19: $107,279.56 (+2,910.87, +2.79%)
11/19: $111,107.47 (+3,827.91, +3.57%)
12/19: $112,883.69 (+1,776.22, +1.60%)
1/20: $117,811.45 (+4,927.26, +4.37%)
2/20: $124,417.62 (+6,606.17, +5.61%)
3/20: $118,287.76 (-6,129.86, -4.93%)
4/20: $109,838.67 (-8,449.09, -7.14%)
5/20: $124,495.18 (+14,656.51, +13.34%)
6/20: $132,228.82 (+7,733.64, +6.21%)
7/20: $136,568.75 (+4,339.93, +3.28%)

Nothing new this month, just plugging along.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3093 on: June 30, 2020, 01:29:39 PM »
1/12/18   $ 50k
7/13/18   $ 63k
10/19/18  $ 75k
1/31/19   $ 80k
2/28/19   $100k
5/31/19   $119k
8/30/19   $130k
12/31/19  $163k
3/31/20   $156k
4/30/20   $187k
5/31/20   $196k
  6/30/20   $208k

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3094 on: June 30, 2020, 03:12:06 PM »
Household net for 2 adults:

05/2020: 203K
06/2020: 225K
07/2020: 236k

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3095 on: June 30, 2020, 05:17:11 PM »
Sept 1 - 101.6k
Oct 1 - 106.2k (+4,600)
Nov 1 - 108.8k (+2,600)
Dec 1 - 111.7 (+2,900)
Jan 1 - 113.0 (+1,300)
Feb 1 - 115.1 (+2,100)
Mar 1 - 110.4 (-4,700)
Apr 1 - 98.6 (-11,800)
May 1 - 107.5 (+8900)
June 1 - 115.5 (+8000)
July 1 - 118.4 (+2900)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3096 on: July 01, 2020, 03:59:48 AM »
/1/2015     $4,419.53
5/1/2016     $15,689.46
5/1/2017     $34,125.20
5/1/2018     $51,663.60
5/1/2019     $64,340.45
5/1/2020     $106,341.84

6/1/2020     $113,372.31  (+$7030.47  or +6.61%)
7/1/2020     $120,466.16  (+7093.85    or +6.26%)

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3097 on: July 01, 2020, 05:32:05 AM »
                       2018                2019                2020                2021               
January     $49,303$60,898$136,893-
February$52,048$71,098$141,411-
March$53,600$77,557$139,993-
April$56,545$81,086$133,696-
May$52,774$81,836$153,560-
June$44,834$79,012$160,156-
July$41,258$88,897$169,495-
August$43,517$94,848--
September$48,733$110,671-Grad Goal
October$49,642$116,467-
November$52,012$122,664-
December$56,889$130,826-

Despite 2020's craziness, it looks like I am ahead of schedule on my goal.

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3098 on: July 01, 2020, 06:37:56 AM »
Code: [Select]
Jan-2014 $ 24,525.00
Jan-2015 $ 32,090.00
Jan-2016 $ 39,258.00
Jan-2017 $ 59,072.00 (found MMM   3/17)
Jan-2018 $ 93,684.00
Jan-2019 $111,219.00
Jan-2020 $179,070.00
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                Total       Saved      Market G/L
02/01/20 182780      4285         -575
03/01/20 170715      2092       -14157
04/01/20 148065      2092       -24742
05/01/20 172135      2092        21978
06/01/20 185340      2092        11113
07/01/20 193380      2092         8040

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Re: Race from 100 to 250k
« Reply #3099 on: July 01, 2020, 07:02:36 AM »
Note: all numbers are from the 1st of the month. Only tracking investments, no savings, assets, etc.

Jan 2020: $100,566
Feb 2020: $107,987 (+7,421) [+7.38%]
Mar 2020: $96,513 (-11,474) [-10.62%]
Apr 2020: $90,626 (-5,887) [-6.09%]
May 2020: $104,595 (+13,969) [+15.41%]
Jun 2020: $129,092 (+24,297) [+23.42% ]
Jul 2020: $136,291 (+7,199) [+5.57% ]

Year-to-date change: +$35,725 [+35.52%]

June definitely stuttered. Most of my gains were from option vesting and my own investments, though there was some small growth as well. I was pretty bullish at the beginning of June, but now I'm less so. Still, things aren't as terrible at this point and most of the organization I'm invested in are weathering it fairly well.

My job is steady as a rock, earning significant revenues in Q2, which is a huge blessing. Depending on how the numbers shake out in July, this could turn into one of our best quarters ever.

Here's hoping for good news in July!

Overview
                       2018                2019                2020                2021               
January$37,094$62,251$100,566-
April$46,098$74,093$90,626 (COVID)-
July$59,013$82,898$136,291(Grad Goal)
October$63,418$85,605--
Annual gain$25,157$38,315--
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