I moved 80K into a few Vanguard funds in early February, and the market has come back nicely in the following weeks. Hooray, the market has recovered from it's January dip. And Hooray we are half-millionaires! We are on track to exceed our goal of $570K.
February Net Worth Update:
Category: Balance (Change)
Cash: $49,366 (-79,234)
Non-retirement investments: $121,095 (+85,758)
Retirement investments: $313,525 (+18,632)
Kids' 529s: $32,324 (+1,154)
Total Net Worth: $516,310 (+26,310)
DH is working part time. His wage is a pretty low (a shade above minimum wage) but it's a fun job and it should increase our savings rate.