January 1st, 2017 : $102,049.03
August 1st, 2017 : $117,054.45
Total Growth YTD : $15,005.43 (14.70%)
Last Year's Growth: $18,336.16 (21.88%)
Take Away for the Month
July was a fantastic month with good market growth as well as being able to shift quite a bit of our cash into our emergency fund to help build it back up! We are closing in on our growth from last year. It's exciting to see it pan out as we learn to control our money better.
How did your July go?
Here are some of our articles that were posted throughout June and July in case you missed them.
An Individual Retirement Account – IRA as it’s commonly referred to – is one of the most widely- used investment tools in America. You’ve likely heard the terms, “Roth,” and, “Traditional,” used to refer to IRAs as well – but what’s the difference?
We had our biggest up month to date this past month. Through a refinance and market growth, we are back on track for the year. Find out more about it here.
In the last few weeks, I’ve really begun to ponder things and what I’m doing. I’ve been going full force since August last year and have dived head first into blogging after being burned out last summer. I think I’ve come to the summer doldrums once again and am going to be stepping back to focus on my most important responsibilities, my kids. I’ve been so busy as of late, that I haven’t even been making time to write and put new ideas out there. I am still going to be around, but I won’t be accepting guest posts for […]
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- July 2018 Net Worth Update – $135,756.50 (+$1,338.43) - August 1, 2018