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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

December 22nd, 2017 at 08:26 am

Happy Holidays to all! My family is flying in today. I am looking forward to spending the next several days with them. We both fly out on the 27th. Them back home, me to London then Edinburgh.

My gym is going up $1 in January. I decided to cancel my membership. It will be $50 a month & I can get a membership at a 24 hour fitness club for much cheaper. I am also looking to cut my cable next year. I guess my New Year's resolution is to be more vigilant about my spending. I don't plan on cutting out vacations so I will look elsewhere. I barely watch television anyway.

My goal was to have $500k by age 40. It seemed a very lofty goal at the time, but I have not only accomplished that goal,I have surpassed it. Now for the next goal. Is $1 million by age 45 out of the question? Maybe not, but it will require some dedication to cutting expenses, getting rid of debt, and continuing to save a good percentage of my income. $750k seems too conservative, but if we run into a bear market it may be an optimistic goal.

I'm excited for what the future holds in many ways.

3 Responses to “Merry Christmas & Happy New Year”

  1. Amber Says:

    Merry Christmas Terri!
    Hope you have a fabulous time with your family and on your trip. Congratulations on meeting your goal and I'm sure you'll hit that million dollar 💵 mark

  2. VS_ozgirl Says:

    Merry Christmas Terri! Congratulations on meeting your goal, enjoy your travels 😊

  3. rob62521 Says:

    Wow, that's great that you have accomplished your goal! Yowza!

    Merry Christmas and safe travels!

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