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

Savings Report #44 - The American Dream

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. This update was difficult to prepare as I don’t think I’ve ever been as busy as I am right now. I signed up to co-author a technical book last year and I’ve now just begun the writing phase in which I need to write a 4000 word chapter every 2 weeks....

March 9, 2022 · 3 min · SavingNinja

Savings Report #43 - FIRE Goal Un-Reached

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 no longer financially independent. This month saw the biggest drop in my portfolio since I began investing; wiping out almost half of the gains I made in the whole of 2021. Well, I can’t say that I didn’t expect this to happen....

February 2, 2022 · 5 min · SavingNinja

Savings Report #42 - Lean-FI Goal Reached!

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 made it to my initial financial independence goal of £300k net worth! This has taken me around 4 years of saving, with the last 42 months being tracked on this blog . This should, on paper, cover my current expenses indefinitely, although the sequence of returns risk would be huge due to having a lot of my net worth locked away in my pension....

January 2, 2022 · 4 min · SavingNinja

Savings Report #41 - So Damn Close!

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. So close. If the stock market doesn’t crash before Christmas, December will be the month… The month where I complete the SavingNinja FIRE journey of reaching £300k and I begin venturing into uncharted territory. I’m excited! This has only happened due to the stock market blazing upward again, I’m unsure what’s going on to prompt another 3% gain, can someone let me know?...

December 1, 2021 · 3 min · SavingNinja