Resisting the Urge to Splurge

Ok – I probably could have picked a better title. But there it is. And here you are. We will just have to live with the fact that I wrote that title out, and you decided to click it.

The urge to splurge is the inner drive we all have to go out (or log on to Amazon) and splurge … Read More

If we saved NOTHING

Over the last few years, I’ve been focusing heavily on our financial future and what we could have when we retire. I recently calculated all of the responsible dollars that we spend every year (roughly $67,650 or $5,637.50 each month). With all of our future planning, I never thought about what “now” we are giving up for $3.6M in … Read More

Net Worth Update – May 2019 $335,306.38 (+$11,306.37/3.37%)

Another great month of net worth growth! It’s really nice to follow up our all time best month with a solid 5-figure increase. We’ve definitely been spoiled over the last few months. We’re up $70,959 since our January net worth update!

We’re climbing to $200,000 in retirement accounts and $350,000 in total net worth. I can’t help but think about … Read More