Growing up, money wasn’t really a topic at the dinner table. but why not? We all earn money, don’t we?

We all certainly spend it, but not everyone knows how to save, invest and grow their money.

Follow our personal story as Mrs MoneyPlant and I earn, save, invest, and spend all our way from zero to retirement, with regular updates, personal commentary and celebrations.

Milestones

A deep dive into our life, from our ⬅️ successes to mistakes ➡️ and everything in between

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June 5, 2013

0 to 100k by @mrmoneyplant

B etween January 2009 and May 2013, I reached $100,000 in net wealth. Featured in the Barefoot Investor and interviewed by Scott Pape himself when…
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June 21, 2016

100-200 in 2.8 years

In this post I talk about my reaching $200,000 in net wealth. If you haven’t already, I recommend starting at the beginning and reading my…
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September 25, 2016

200-300 in 0.4 years

In this post I talk about reaching $300,000 in net wealth. If you haven’t already, I recommend starting at the beginning and reading my first…

Monthly Updates

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April 2022 Netwealth

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Hey Everyone! Welcome to Aprils's update! This month had the ups and downs all in one. Mrs MoneyPlant and I went to Melbourne with friends…

March 2022 Netwealth

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Hey Everyone! Welcome to March's update! This month has been SOO busy! I've been getting some work through my side gig and working on the…

February 2022 Netwealth

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Hey Everyone! Welcome to February's update! This month was quite fun ?, We had some success moving forward with our kitchen, made over $200 by…

January 2022 Netwealth

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Welcome to the new year, 2022! This month was pretty laid back as we were on holidays for around 2-3 weeks over Christmas. Nothing too major…

December 2021 Netwealth

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Okay so December 2021 review.. this month has been full of ups and downs! Let me dive right in! Updated our property value from $781,000…

October 2021 Netwealth

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Can I just put out the glaring elephant in the room that is the 7 figure mark BEING SO DAMN CLOSE I can almost touch…

September 2021 Netwealth

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Welcome, and thank you for joining me Septembers update. This month we struggle moving forward with renovations and the one million mark moves a little…

August 2021 Netwealth

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Welcome, and thank you for joining for this months update, August 2021. We increased our total net wealth by 3% this month to $988,948?!! Holy..damn...…

July 2021 Netwealth

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Welcome, and thank you for joining me for the 150th month as we progress from $0 to retirement. I hope you enjoy this update, focusing…

June 2021 Netwealth

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Thanks for joining us for the 151th month as we progress from $0 to retirement. I hope you enjoy this update.June was probably one of…

May 2021 Netwealth

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I hope you enjoy reading our 148th monthly update, introducing May 2021.I feel it was only a few weeks ago when we hit the big…

April 2021 Netwealth

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This is our first monthly blog post and our 147th monthly update since we starting tracking our net wealth. I'll be publishing once a month…