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Jack

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Name:
Naked Net Worth
Category:
General Finance
Tags:
Early Retirement
Start Year:
2015

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Location:
Seattle, Washington, United States
Age:
40s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
Profession:
IT
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Latest Blog Posts

Wow!  I haven’t really been paying attention to our net worth and didn’t realize that in just about a month and a half we saw an increase of nearly $47,000.  It’s actually hard to believe how quickly our net worth continues to increase.  It sure is going to be a bit of a shock when we have a massive market crash. Here’s a graphical view of how our net worth has ...
Posted: Nov 06 2017 @ 11:45 AM
One of the things about being an amateur blogger and personal finance geek is that we don’t have to pretend to know everything.  I really don’t know that much about investing but I don’t have to and I can still meet my goals by copying what others are doing.  I’ve been reading financial blogs since the beginning, and in fact started another personal finance blog over 10 years ago before ...
Posted: Sep 22 2017 @ 1:31 PM
It’s a new month and our net worth has increased to $1,542,269.  That’s an increase of almost $25,000 in a month.  To say the real estate and our economy in general feels like a repeat of the 2007/2008 bubble would be a bit of an understatement.  Of course, I’m not crying myself to sleep at night with these gains, but I fully expect to see a correction, deflated bubble, etc ...
Posted: Sep 11 2017 @ 1:08 PM
I finally got a chance to go through all of our financial updates and was pleasantly surprised to see that our net worth is continuing it’s upward trend.  As of today our net worth is $1,517,338.  If only that was just in investment accounts, we might consider throwing in the towel and driving off in to the sunset but, alas, it’s our total net worth including our home equity and ...
Posted: Aug 18 2017 @ 9:06 AM
Geez!  Time flies when you’re saving money!  I just realized it’s been too long since I’ve updated the blog.  In the last 3 months we’ve continued to see our net worth increase.  The key areas we’ve seen increases are in our 401k’s and our home values.  I recently booked some of the increase we’ve seen in our escalating real estate market.  The real estate market in the Pacific Northwest is ...
Posted: Jun 02 2017 @ 4:26 PM
Day after day, week after week, month after month, our net worth keeps changing.  It’s still continuing to go up, but I have to wonder if we may be in for some pretty good dips with all the things going on in the world.  I’m totally fine with a good dip as that just means I get to buy our stocks/funds at a cheaper price.  Since we’ve got a few ...
Posted: Mar 27 2017 @ 11:55 AM
Over the last 5 years or so, I’ve been getting more and more serious about retiring early.  As our assets have increased, early retirement has felt more and more possible.  My goal for the past 5 years has been to stop working at 51.  In the age of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare for the 35% of people that didn’t know they were the same thing), I was confident that ...
Posted: Feb 10 2017 @ 2:23 PM
Well, it’s a new year and I figured I should update my net worth numbers here.  We continue to make good progress on increasing our assets.  Our net worth as of today is $1,314,233.  We’ve been making great returns with the stock market being at it’s all time high and our continued contributions and dividends continue to add to the ...
Posted: Jan 05 2017 @ 11:58 AM
We continue to march forward on our net worth journey.  The last couple months were pretty average, although average has been very positive.  If we are averaging a little over a $10K increase per month, that equates to over $120K per year which is pretty fantastic.  When I’m doing rough estimates in my head, I use the $10K per month ...
Posted: Nov 04 2016 @ 10:35 AM

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