$51,964.24 | Roth IRA Update

Hey guys, It’s been almost two months since I’ve written a portfolio update for my Roth IRA. Admittedly, the downturn in the market has made it a bit less exciting to give portfolio updates. However, I’m here to update you guys to show you what my portfolio has done in the last few months. IContinue reading “$51,964.24 | Roth IRA Update”

$214,133 | May 2022 Net Worth Update

Hey guys – I’m back – a bit late with my May net worth update. With good reason – there’s not too much to be excited about in the markets right now. This month, I’ve weathered my largest net worth decline since I started tracking my net worth. Let’s take a look at the numbers:Continue reading “$214,133 | May 2022 Net Worth Update”

$238,798 | April 2022 Net Worth Update

Hey everyone, I’m back with some good news this month. This month’s net worth update will officially be my highest net worth that I’ve ever shared with you. The market rebounded close to its all-time highs and my net worth has eclipsed my own all-time highs, largely driven by my investments. This stretch from NovemberContinue reading “$238,798 | April 2022 Net Worth Update”

$55,118.98 | Stable Yield

Hey guys, I’m back for another Roth IRA portfolio update, and also to share this year’s holdings of another one of my portfolio slices, my Stable Yield portfolio slice. First, let’s take a look at my overall portfolio balance. I’m up a bit since the last Roth IRA Portfolio update, as is the overall market.Continue reading “$55,118.98 | Stable Yield”

$224,727 | March 2022 Net Worth Update

Hey everyone, I’m back in action with another net worth update. Honestly, there hasn’t really been much change in my net worth over the last couple of months. The market’s been pretty stagnant during that time. Since November of 2021, my net worth has actually decreased, reaching an all-time high of around $234,429.64 in January.Continue reading “$224,727 | March 2022 Net Worth Update”

$226,337.39 | February 2022 Net Worth Update

Hey guys, It’s time to update you on my net worth progress. This month is the second month since I’ve been tracking where my net worth has gone down month over month. There aren’t any big purchases that contributed to the net worth decrease this month, just the market going down. As I mentioned inContinue reading “$226,337.39 | February 2022 Net Worth Update”

$53,521.99 | Growth + High Yield

Hey guys, It’s time to reveal my 2022 Roth IRA portfolio! I’ve got a reveal of my first portfolio slice, as well as my portfolio’s overall performance vs. the S&P 500 so far this year. My strategy this year is similar but not exactly the same as last year. This year, I’ve made a commitmentContinue reading “$53,521.99 | Growth + High Yield”

The Power of Compound Interest | Early Paycheck

Hey guys, I had a thought experiment this week that I waned to try out on compound interest. To start, I want to set the table on compound interest. If you’re reading this, you may have heard many fun examples illustrating just how ridiculously large compounded interest can be. Large in a way that doesn’tContinue reading “The Power of Compound Interest | Early Paycheck”

$56,210.80 | Final 2021 Roth IRA Portfolio Review

Hey guys! The time has come – it’s time to review my Roth IRA portfolio’s performance this year. We came so close to beating the market didn’t we? Let’s digest my results. Total share price appreciation as of Jan. 5th: S&P 500 from January 4th, 2021 – January 5th, 2022: +27.03% ((430.66-339.03) / 339.03) xContinue reading “$56,210.80 | Final 2021 Roth IRA Portfolio Review”

2021 Total Side Hustle Earnings

Hey guys, Like any good finance blogger, I’ve taken up a few side hustles this year to earn some extra income – I’ve tallied my earnings for the year and am pretty happy with what I earned! My most profitable side-hustle by far is Redbubble. I haven’t talked about it much on this blog, butContinue reading “2021 Total Side Hustle Earnings”