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July ’20 – Net Worth and monthly update #23 £569,001 (-£36) 89% FI

The last few days saw a chaotic reintroduction of localised lockdown measures in our area with very confusing rules being announced, with a few hours notice, late last night. After much searching to try and find out the details, we … Continue reading

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June ’20 – Net Worth and monthly update #22 £569,037 (+£13,570) 89% FI

Well, we are halfway through 2020, and have passed the summer equinox meaning days are getting shorter again. Lots happening in the FU household again this month.

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21 year old – Net Worth and FIRE plan update

Our 21 year old son, FU#1, has been on his Fire journey for the last 3 years. I last updated his figures in February ’20 here, so let’s check in on his progress.

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May ’20 – Net Worth and monthly update #21 £555,467 (+£21,028) 87% FI

Another month in lockdown speeds by and time for my monthly update. The weeks have gone by quickly and the weather has been fantastic again, meaning the kids can play outside and we can relax a little in the garden.

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April ’20 – Net Worth and monthly update #20 £534,439 (+£32,858)

We’ve had a great month, considering what’s been going on in the outside world.

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March ’20 – Net Worth and monthly update #19 £501,581 (-£24,317)

Well, March has been an interesting month in the FU household. Everything used to be about the B word in the news but now it’s all about the C word.

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February ’20 – Net Worth and monthly update #18 £525,898 -£15,143

February has been an expensive month for the FU household, both in terms of money spent and the loss in value of our investments due to stock market drops.

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Net Worth update of 21 year old on the path to FIRE

Our first child of 6, FU#1, has been on his own path to FIRE for a while now, so I’ll do a quick update on his progress.

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How I’m going to FIRE in 5 years

In my December ’19 update, I mentioned that we were aiming to FIRE in 5 years time in 2025. I was asked in the comments about my FIRE number but due to my laziness I didn’t reply. I appreciate comments … Continue reading

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January ’20 – Net Worth and monthly update #17 £541,041 -£2,820

January has been hectic as usual and has flown by as a result. We’ve been busy at work and home, with many things going on as usual in our 8 person family.

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