June 1, 2009

Net Worth Update May : +$5,058

I track my net worth monthly on NetworthIQ. For May this month our net worth was at $585,757 which is up $5,058.

Only minor changes this past month. Cash went up a bit due to regular income. Stocks are down a little but retirement is up both due to movement in the stock market. Home and investment real estate values keep slipping gradually but our mortgages are being paid down.

2 comments:

  1. I tripped over your site and thought you were my brother. We have sayings like, "Set me free by 53", "54, I am out the door", etc., etc.

    I was curious, in this environment, to get a large pay increase, what type of work do you do?

    Also, how much time do you have until 50?

    I am in my late 30s and am just in the 500 club like yourself. I do, however, have 3 children and a non-working spouse.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Hi, thanks for the comments.

    I'm in my late 30's myself. So I don't have all that long till I hit 50.

    I work in the high tech industry as an engineer. I do have a healthy pay rate. But I haven't gotten a "large pay increase" lately. No raises at work this past year. I'm happy to have a good paying job in this economy.

    ReplyDelete

I'm starting to get too many spam messages in the comments so I'm turning on moderation. Please be patient and wait for your comment to be approved. Note it may take up to a few days for approval, thanks.

Blog Widget by LinkWithin