Net Worth Update

Net Worth: October 2014 Progress

About that spending going down… Not so much. Also, a baby is born, the market rebounds, and I hope for a stop to the constant bills.

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Net Worth Update

Net Worth: September 2014 Progress

The spending spree has mostly ended and we’re getting back on track, though a poor month in the market kept us from making great gains.

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Net Worth Update

Net Worth: August 2014 Progress

An up market makes for another nice increase in my net worth. Gotta love a bull market like the one we’ve had for the past few years!

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Net Worth Update

Net Worth: July 2014 Progress

Slow and steady wins the race. The stock market didn’t move much until it fell considerably yesterday, but my lackluster choices in my 401k are dragging down my results even more so. Meanwhile I make slow and steady progress on my long term debts…

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Net Worth Update

Net Worth: June 2014 Progress

Another month, another net worth update! Finally the markets are slowly going in our favor again more consistently. But we’re starting to see the signs of increasing expenses related to home improvement and the upcoming baby creeping up on us!

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Rolling in the money

Good News: I’m Getting a Raise!

Hey everybody – long time no talk. Life’s been a little hectic around the Big Day Coming household. We’ve gotten back started on our kitchen remodel, and now that nicer weather is around we have an endless amount of outdoor work to get done. Mowing, trimming, mulching, weeding, gardening, chainsawing (yeah!), seeding. It seems like it never ends. We sure did pick a heck of a project house, inside and out. Oh well, it keeps us busy.

Things have also been pretty busy at my job. In fact, things have even become a little stressful. But, well, let’s not get ahead of ourselves…

Today I wanted to share my good news: I’m getting a raise!

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