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Net Worth Update (June 2018)

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Previous update here. Quick Summary: June was a pretty full and enjoyable month for me. Work is increasingly at capacity – I get to the end of the week pretty spent but satisfied with putting in a solid effort. With the extra work load I really started giving more thought to the prospect of simplifying my […]

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Net Worth Update (May 2018)

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Previous update here. Quick Summary: Five months into 2k18. Pretty fricken crazy. Autumnal scenes have definitely come and gone – but at times the trees were stunning. The highlight of my month was the birth of my nephew. God he’s adorable.  I’m really glad my brother and I live fairly close so I can visit him […]

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Net Worth Update (April 2018)

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Previous update here. Quick Summary: April was a productive month – one of the most productive I’ve had in a while. I can only put that down to having a bit of extra time over Easter to rest and work on my PhD. The momentum has stuck which is superb. My blog reached a few milestones […]

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Net Worth Update (March 2018)

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Previous update here. I had a relatively quiet start to the year and in February especially. This lead to lower income in March. I suppose it’s part and parcel of being your own boss and not having a regular salary! It really struck me this month how important finishing my PhD is becoming. I’m still at […]

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Net Worth Update (February 2018)

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Previous update here. Quick Summary: February was a quiet month at work, which allowed me to get a ton of work done on my PhD – I can almost taste the finish. Markets went down, clawed back a little ground and then finished the month breathlessly limping into March. I’m not a fan of market timing but […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Net Worth Update (November 2017)

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Previous update here. Quick Summary: I made a few changes in November, primarily in my Superannuation and Personal Investment accounts. The Dow finished November slightly above 24,272 points, an increase from 19,762 points since January. This is a robust 22.8% return before dividends. For comparison, the ASX300 is up 5.82% before dividends in the year to date. Although […]