Financial Snapshots

Financial Snapshot for August 31, 2017 – I Broke Through $200k!

This post contains affiliate links. If you decide to click on a link for a product I recommend and sign up for that service, we will receive a small commission. This helps to defray the cost of this website. Thank you for supporting me! It’s hard to believe it has been three months since I started tracking my net worth. In case you missed the previous reports, you can check them out here: June 2017 – First report, net worth $169,628 July 2017 – $194,064 (+$24,436, 14.41%) There was a big move between June and July, in large part because I started […]

Financial Snapshot – July 31, 2017

Financial Snapshot - July 2017

Here we are in the second installment of my monthly financial snapshot. If you missed last months report, you can click here to check out my first financial snapshot for June 2017. July was a big month for us, as we (my Wife and I) started to talk more about our finances and started to be a lot more aware of our money and how we were spending it. We decided to join Costco, which paid for itself on the first trip and has drastically reduced our grocery budget since. In addition, we canceled our home warranty with American Home Shield […]

Our Financial Snapshot for June 30, 2017 – Where We Stand Financially

financial snapshot

I’m just a couple weeks into this website and now is the moment of truth. I have decided to come clean about our own finances and where we stand financially. Since June 2017 was the first month for this blog, I’ll give you a snapshot of where we stand, and then list our goals for the next several months and years. But first, let me tell you a little about me personally. I’m a 41-year-old Father and Husband. My wife and I have 3 children, ages 7, 5, and 3. It’s a crazy household, to say the least. We live […]