Net Worth – July 2020

July 3, 2020 MrR2A 0

The end of June means the end of the KiwiSaver year, and I’m happy to say that we both contributed enough over the past 12 months that we will get […]

Net Worth – June 2020

June 4, 2020 MrR2A 0

It’s been another good month for the net worth! No major increases in debt as we haven’t yet spent a cent of the loan I discussed last week. In fact, […]

Net Worth – May 2020

May 7, 2020 MrR2A 0

We’ve had a good month for investing. Our KiwiSavers have regained more ground and we socked quite a bit away into Sharesies. As the total portfolio there is now over […]

Net Worth – April 2020

April 2, 2020 MrR2A 2

Well, I wish this were an April Fools joke but I think we all know what’s coming 🙂 I can only say I’m glad the markets bounced back a wee […]

Our investing nerve is tested

March 20, 2020 MrR2A 2

The Financial Independence – or FIRE – community has really mostly come about since the 2008 global financial crisis. Which means the bear market caused by coronavirus is the first […]

Net Worth – March 2020

March 5, 2020 MrR2A 0

This past month has been a really positive one for our net worth. The really interesting month will be the coming one, as I expect changes in the stock market […]

Net Worth February 2020

February 7, 2020 MrR2A 1

Now that I’m in my new job we were able to immediately increase our mortgage payments. We’re now paying more in principal than in interest again! And we’ll have it […]

Kiwi Finance Quirks

January 31, 2020 MrR2A 0

If you’re on the path to Financial Independence, you’re probably a little bit exasperated that most of the material out there on the interwebs is American. I love listening to […]

Net Worth January 2020

January 2, 2020 MrR2A 0

Time flies! Being the start of a new year, this is when we do our annual revaluation of our assets, which is always a nice little boost to the net […]