Income & Expenses – June 2015

I started tracking my Income & Expenses in March 2014. By committing to tracking these numbers and sharing them with you all on a monthly basis, I benefited from questioning every single penny I spent. For the rest of 2014, I managed to keep my expenses under £10,000 a year or £833 per month.I will…

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YORK – UK Gathering Summer 2015

3 weeks and 2 days to go until the York Gathering. Wow, that’s come around quick! So, what’s happening? Accommodation So far, I’ve booked the hotel Lou and I are staying at for the Friday and Saturday night. We plan on driving up to York Friday morning to get there for around lunch time.  The…

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I’ve Quit My 9-5 Job, Now What? Part 1

This is actually happening now. It doesn’t feel real just yet, but it soon will. A couple of months ago I told my manager that I had plans to do Kindle Publishing full time as the income was starting to become more significant. She had previously talked about creating a role within the office for a…

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Net Worth & Freedom Fund – June 2015

Freedom FundThe accounts below generate income for me, and my long term goal is for that income to increase to a level that covers my expenses on an annual basis. The amounts display the current value, not the cost.  My expenses are currently approximately £10,000 per year (£833 per month).  The average yield from my…

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6 Month Goals Update – June 2015

I achieved all four of my intended financial goals for 2014, including the Version 2 and 3 Targets. Yes that’s right…… I’m awesome! During my end of year review I found that I’ve become very strong at managing money. Once I have money in my possession, I’m very good at saving/investing it and I choose not to spend…

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Dividend Income – June 2015

I plan on recording my monthly dividend payments on this blog for you all to see. I earned £9.88 in the whole of 2013, £590.33 in 2014, and I have a goal to earn £2,000 in Dividends for 2015. This post will collate all of the dividends I’ve received this month and how I’m tracking against my Dividend Goals. I will reveal which companies…

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