It's hard to believe that I've been at this blogging thing for two years already. When I first decided to start a blog about my path to FIRE it was very much a bit of a suck-it-and-see exercise; a post on another blog, Australian Dividend Investor (sadly no longer being published), about why you should … Continue reading It’s my 2-year blogaversary!
Well, the annus horribilus 2020 is now over - with any luck, 2021 will be better. In good news, my superannuation has recovered well from the losses of the first half of the year as the market responded to the coronavirus pandemic, resulting in a quite surprising gain in my overall net worth during this … Continue reading Net worth update December 2020
So, the end of the 2019-20 financial year has come, and it's time for my half-yearly net worth update. Things are looking only slightly different compared to six months ago. The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the share market has had a rather unpleasant impact on my superannuation balance; compared to where it was … Continue reading Net worth update June 2020
This will be my second and last quarterly net worth update. I've decided that a half-yearly net worth update is really all that's necessary, given that growth for me is at the low end of the scale in these early days on the journey to FIRE, and the percentages don't change significantly within such a … Continue reading Net Worth Update Dec 2019
Looking back at my starting point three months ago, I've decided to use the mid-range estimate rather than the low-range for the value of my PPOR. It's in line with sales figures for similar properties in my street, and is still a little conservative compared to what I would likely get for it if I … Continue reading Net Worth Update Sept 2019