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DDU’s 2018 Goals

By | January 23, 2018

Author: Mr and Mrs DDU.

2017 seemed like a whirlwind, with many of our 2017 goals ticked off. Now we need to look ahead to 2018 and see what we want to achieve.

Firstly, we’d just like to thank everyone who reads (and comments on) our blog. We appreciate that you take time out of your day to read of our words. So, whether you’ve … Continue reading >>

2017 Financial Wrap Up

By | January 20, 2018

Author: Mr and Mrs DDU.

We are big fans of numbers and analysing things, so we wanted to have a closer look at how our finances went during the year.

2017 Savings Rate

This is calculating our income (after tax) minus our expenses for the entire year. It doesn’t include any superannuation guarantee payments in the below percentages and amounts.

Total income after tax: $91,587.77… Continue reading >>

2017 Goals Review

By | January 15, 2018

Author: Mr & Mrs DDU.

Now that the Christmas dust has settled, it’s the perfect time to look at how we did with our goals in 2017.

Main goal for 2017: Have a healthy & happy baby and Mrs DDU after birth

This was by far the most important goal for the year. We are very happy and thankful to be able to say that … Continue reading >>

Share purchases: December 2017

By | January 13, 2018

Author: Mr DDU & Mrs DDU.

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Saving for the future: December 2017

By | January 6, 2018

Author: Mr and Mrs DDU.

We are big believers in living below our means; spending less than we earn. We try to only spend money on what is essential or makes us happy. Nearly everything society spends money on is fleeting: food, holidays, a movie ticket etc. Most of it is forgotten about by the next day and we look to the next thing to … Continue reading >>