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Savings Report #49 - The Land of Excess!

Click here to see all of my past Savings Reports and view my interactive net worth chart Go to How To Track Your Savings to check out the Saving Ninja Super Spreadsheet. It’s so nice to be writing this Savings Report in my favorite editor: Visual Studio Code. This is the first post that I’ve written since migrating TSN to a statically generated markdown site using Hugo and it’s an absolute joy....

August 4, 2022 · 5 min · SavingNinja

Savings Report #48 - I'm Back In The Game!

Click here to see all of my past Savings Reports and view my interactive net worth chart Go to How To Track Your Savings to check out the Saving Ninja Super Spreadsheet. I’m now back in the market, phew! During my second week in the US, I managed to open an Interactive Brokers account. I then proceeded to shift the bulk of our finances from our international accounts into Interactive Brokers....

July 8, 2022 · 7 min · SavingNinja

Savings Report #47 - Landing in The New World

Click here to see all of my past Savings Reports and view my interactive net worth chart Go to How To Track Your Savings to check out the Saving Ninja Super Spreadsheet. I’ve landed in New England. Right now, the Ninja household is going through that momentary relocation struggle of not being able to do anything. Want a Home Depot order online? Sorry, you need a debit card linked to a US address....

June 12, 2022 · 4 min · SavingNinja

Savings Report #46 - Should You Tell Landlords What's in Your Bank Account?

Click here to see all of my past Savings Reports and view my interactive net worth chart Go to How To Track Your Savings to check out the Saving Ninja Super Spreadsheet. I’m so stressed! The move from Sweden to the USA is happening in exactly 1 month’s time, there’s still so much to do, we’ve yet to find a place to live on the other side and we still have a lot of stuff to sell and give away, including our car....

May 4, 2022 · 2 min · SavingNinja

Savings Report #45 - Packing Up Shop

Click here to see all of my past Savings Reports and view my interactive net worth chart Go to How To Track Your Savings to check out the Saving Ninja Super Spreadsheet. There was a big recovery in March with my portfolio rising by 4.14%. This almost reversed the loss in January of negative 5.13%. Since I began investing in 2018, I’m pretty sure that each time there was a huge loss, the most it has ever taken to reach that same net worth again has been 2 months....

April 8, 2022 · 4 min · SavingNinja