Net Worth Update

Net Worth Update (January 2018)

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Previous update here. Quick Summary: Oh. my. god. January went by fast! Yours truly had a birthday (my 32nd, unless my parents have sneakily kept some from me). And what better way to join the festivities of international markets climbing at a phenomenal pace. This meant my super portfolio got a shot in the arm and my […]

Financial Goals

My 2018 Goals

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With the new year celebrations well and truly enjoyed, now is an opportunity to reflect on 2017 and plan for the upcoming year. Last year I didn’t write about formal financial goals on my blog but I thought it could be fun this year. I’m sure as hell it will motivate me knowing you all […]

Personal Finance

Yearly Financial Review: 2017

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Read the 2015 financial review here and the 2016 financial review here. 2017, a tale of two halves. I am sure that for a lot of us in the personal finance blogosphere, analysing our yearly expenses might seem slightly extravagant, somewhat obsessional and maybe superfluous. Alas, I’m a details and gestalt guy, and my curiously obsessional side is […]

Net Worth Update

Net Worth Update (December 2017)

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Previous update here. Quick Summary: Well, it’s here. The final Net Worth Update of 2017. I started 2017 with negative $11,565 net worth. This was just a few months after setting up my business. I’m delighted to say my net worth reached an all time high at December 31st, to positive $13,432(!). In 12 months, it’s increased […]

Personal Finance

Dividend Harvest (December 2017)

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Previous Dividend Harvest here. First and foremost…happy new years eve everyone! I spent a fair bit of today working on my PhD and then faffing about on wordpress trying to restore a bunch of broken images…2018 is an opportunity to really figure out this blogging thing. But without further ado, lets get on with the […]

Personal Finance

Yearly Financial Review: 2016

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2015 financial review here. This post is of course, a little late. I’m posting my 2016 financial review primarily because in early January 2018, I’ll review my finances for 2017 and wanted a point of reference for the years prior. I believe reviewing your finances on a yearly basis is enough of a balance for most […]

Dividend Income

Dividend Harvest (November 2017)

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Previous Dividend Harvest here. November Dividend Income There were no dividends ready for harvest during November. Never-mind! It was instead a month of letting investments grow and tending to the field. December however pays a dividend and I can’t wait! 🙂   Yearly total Total grossed up dividend for 2017 is $249.05.   How was your […]