Growing up, money wasn’t really a topic at the dinner table. but why not?
Why don’t we openly talk about money as openly as we talk about pop culture, work or sports?
We all earn money, don’t we? We all certainly spend it, but not everyone knows how to save it, invest it, and make it work for us.

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 commentry and celebrations. Follow us on instagram for regular updates as well!

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

Between January 2009 and May 2013, I reached $100,000 in net wealth. Featured in the Barefoot Investor and interviewed by Scott Pape himself when I reached my first $100k, I…
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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 first $100k post.  I hope…
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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 $100k post! I hope you…

Monthly Updates

Short and Sweet
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October 5, 2021

September 2021 Netwealth

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 further away... This month has…
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September 4, 2021

August 2021 Netwealth

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... I think we're going to…
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August 3, 2021

July 2021 Netwealth

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 on moving into our new…
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July 19, 2021

June 2021 Netwealth

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 the most stressful and signifcant…
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June 3, 2021

May 2021 Netwealth

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 $800k, so it's a bit…
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May 3, 2021

April 2021 Netwealth

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 after our finances are updated!…