Despite the last few days of the month in the Stock Market, July was a good month and our Net Worth is up to $783,320. We are maxing out our 401Ks, putting an extra $3,300 per month on our primary home mortgage, and are saving a couple of thousand in our savings account. Also, we purchased our second rental property...

Earlier this month we sat down and looked at our spending for the first 6 months of the year. This is also the first 6 months that we decided to pursue the FIRE goal. Even though we are being mindful with our spending, the spending we have done to date was astonishing - and not in the good way.

June was a very good month due to the stock market's performance. We are maxing out our 401Ks, putting an extra $3,300 per month on our primary home mortgage, and are saving a couple of thousand in our savings account.