May 2011: $5k
August 2013: $28k
December 2015: $54k
April 2017: $103k
Our income also started at $65k combined and when I start my job next week, we should be at $182k salary, $30k and up bonus per year. We’re living in a more expensive city but our income makes up for it.
I’m very excited to see what lots of saving with our big incomes…[Read more]
After months of going back and forth I finally sold my 2012 F-150 and purchased a 2014 Nissan Leaf with 20k miles for only $8k! This move will push me over the 50% savings rate and keep the 2022 FIRE goal alive and well! WOO YEAH!
I am Alex. I saw the page for these forums when looking at the WealthVine blog directory and thought it looked amazing! Thanks to Chris for putting together yet another great resource.
I am so glad to join you all! I am incredibly passionate about all things personal finance and financial education. I am very new to the blogging…[Read more]
The purpose of saving is to be able to spend when the need arises – without having to worry where the money comes from.
So, I might be annoyed that an accident has cost me £790, but I wouldn’t worry in the least that my savings have gone down.
How long will it take to replace this money?