net worth

During one of my Net Worth updates  a few months back, one of you made a comment along the lines of  “I don’t like to calculate my NW. I am more valuable than a number.” I get that. No one is saying that your net worth defines the very essence of your character. But that […]

The holidays are upon us and that means our net worth increases will likely be hindered. The markets had a good run last week so that’s helped us out a bit, but not enough to bring us in the black. Some months are good, others, bad, and this one was mediocre. Let’s get on with […]

It was a very Happy Halloween in the Ninja household last night. We had a youth group meetup with about 150 high school kids and it was off the chain. Girl Ninja dressed up as Cruella Deville and had about five other kids dress up as her dalmatians. I, however, was a ceiling fan. Probably […]

To be perfectly honest, I don’t really feel like doing another Net Worth update right now. We haven’t seen much progress over the last three months and I’m getting sick of it. Even though I’d rather talk about something else today, I believe it’s important to blog about the good and the bad. Today’s net […]

Net Worth: September 2011

September 5, 2011 · 10 comments

It’s your least favorite time of the month again! That’s right, I’m updating my net worth and there’s nothing you can do to stop me. They’ve been pretty boring lately, and by boring I mean depressing. Especially after losing so much last month. Read on to see how we fared over the last 30 days… […]

I hate personal finance! Okay, not really. But I definitely hate parts of personal finance, especially the parts where I have to calculate how much money GN and I lost. Fortunately we have more good months than bad, so we can afford to take a loss every now and again…but that doesn’t mean I’m going […]

Net Worth: July 2011

July 10, 2011 · 6 comments

I know, I’m a slacker. This net worth update is long overdue, but I’m finally getting around to running some numbers. The last 30 days haven’t been as monumental as other months, but we still moved up a notch, and any gain is a good gain. It will be interesting to see what happens to […]