End of July 2017: Goals and Progress Tracking

One of the reasons I created this site was to share my journey and to give myself accountability by sharing results.

When you are on a journey, it is important to know where you are and where you are going.  If you are on a trek, there are tools you can use such as a GPS device or a map (or both!).

For personal finance, it is about setting personal goals and tracking progress.  If you don’t set a goal, then you are just wandering around, directionless.

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My experience buying a $2500 house

I bought a house for $2500 a few years back at the tail end of the real estate downturn.  I was surprised (as I’m sure you are!) when I found it available.  I bought it directly through the county office, as the previous owner did not pay their taxes.  When you buy a property like this, you don’t know what you are really buying until you own it as you can’t go inside.  When I bought it, I was wondering if I made the right decision.

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Recent Purchase – How I bought into 500+ Dividend and Dividend Growth Companies

From my recent post on midyear goals, I stated that I wanted to direct contributions into more dividend and dividend growth stocks.  By wanting to increase my passive income, I am directing a higher percent of my monthly contributions towards dividend stocks.  In this post, I will discuss my approach.

How did I buy into 500+ Dividend and Dividend Growth Companies?

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