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Net Worth Update February 2016

Ouch.  I knew even before calculating my net worth this month it was going to be particularly terrible.  To put it lightly the market took a complete shit, and in terms of my net worth I am almost completely correlated to the market.  When the broad market moves one way so does my net worth. … Continue Reading

January 2016 Net Worth Update

In January 2011 I decided to start publicly tracking the growth in my net worth.  I wasn’t comfortable putting a hard number out on the internet for everyone to see, so what I did was calculate my net worth at the time and then marked it at zero and put up my growth. Calculating my… Continue Reading

Net Worth Update – December 2015

For the past few years, I would take a few minutes at the beginning of each month to calculate my net worth.  I then share how much it has grown (or recently shrank) both month over month and year to date.  On a side note, I finally moved The Wife’s Roth IRA from T-Rowe Price… Continue Reading

November 2015 Net Worth Update

For the past few years, I would take a few minutes at the beginning of each month to calculate my net worth.  I then share how much it has grown (or recently shrank) both month over month and year to date. Calculating my Net Worth My Assets My Cash Savings Accounts – I only really… Continue Reading

The Pros and Cons of Calculating Your Net Worth

A net worth statement is the cornerstone of your personal finance world.  It provides the real world results associated with trying to spend less than you earn and invest the difference.  It allows you to see the real life application of long term investing.  It allows you to quantify how much you should be freaking… Continue Reading

October 2015 Net Worth Update

For the past few years, I would take a few minutes at the beginning of each month to calculate my net worth.  I then share how much it has grown (or recently shrank) both month over month and year to date. Calculating my Net Worth My Assets My Cash Savings Accounts – I only really… Continue Reading