Tracking my progress to FI… and a garden update … More My Progress to FI – May 2020
April 2020 was for me a month of full confinement. That gives interesting results in my spending. Check out the details … More April 2020 expenses
The month of March was a good month for the budget. I stayed well under my self imposed budget. The reason is a little sad – Confinement…! … More March 2020 Financial report
Well, that was February 2020. … More February 2020 Financial report
Find out how I did in January 2020. … More January 2020 Financial overview
When on the journey to FI, it is always interesting to know if there is progress, standstill or regression. Tracking the status is a very good way to get a view on the trend. Hence, I put the amberindex back in the spotlight. … More How FI am I now?
I’ve got to break free…. I want to break free, yeah…. I want, I want, I want, I want to break free. (Queen) Don’t we all want to be free?
Having goal and plan in place means that you have to stop and look back once in a while to see where you are compared to the plan. Are we doing fine, is our goal still realistic?
Keeping track of your numbers is a great way to see where you are on the journey. It also allows to adjust the plan if needed. Not doing this means that you drive with your eyes closed. Have you ever tried this? what were the results?
The month of May was an expensive month at the Amber Tree house. And at the same time, it is the first month that we see the impact of the new rules for the Saving Rate. All in all, I am happy with results and the way our budgeting system lets us navigate through months … More Amber Index and Saving Rate – June 2016