Category Archives: Life Goals & Updates

2016 Financial Wrap Up

By | February 12, 2017

We like to work out how well we’re doing each month with our monthly dividend updates and savings rates but without the context of the big picture progress it might be a little meaningless.

This is a little late, but hopefully it’s worth the wait! So, let’s have a look at how we did over 2016…

2016 Savings rate

This is calculating our income (after … Continue reading >>

IVF Update: Pregnant?

By | January 14, 2017

We have been trying to have a baby since April 2014, nearly 3 years ago. A year and several months after no success we decided to go to a fertility doctor.

After a bunch of tests to see if there were issues, it turned out we needed to do IVF to have any chance of a baby (if there was a chance). This opened a … Continue reading >>

Happy 1st Birthday Dividends Down Under

By | December 17, 2016

We’ve now been blogging on Dividends Down Under for over a year since our first post. A lot has happened in that time, so we thought it would be a good idea to look back and reflect on what we’ve achieved and some big events:

InvestingWe’ve done a lot of investing over the last 12 months, we’ve posted about 16 purchases and 2 … Continue reading >>

2016 Goals: 3rd Quarter Update

By | October 16, 2016

2016-goals-3rd-quarter-update-dividends-down-under-blogAuthor: Jasmin & Tristan

Can you believe we’re in October already? We’re 3 quarters of the way into 2016, it seems to have gone by in a flash.

Now we’ve hit the 3rd quarter now, it means that we can look how we’ve done 9 months after we originally set our goals for the year. You can check out how we did at 2016’s … Continue reading >>

2016 Goals: Halfway

By | July 16, 2016
Author: Mr and Mrs DDU.
2016 goals half yearly update - dividends down under blog
 Can you believe we’re already over halfway to 2017? 2017 sounds like some futuristic, far-off time yet we’re so close to it.
 In January we posted our 2016 goals and we did a Quarter One update about how we were doing. It’s time for the halfway update and (spoiler) because we’ve done so well with some of the goals, we’ve … Continue reading >>