I know I said I wouldn’t update this blog anymore, but I thought I’d post here from time to time. Here are my figures from January 2017. Thanks for reading!

Income

Salary $ 7,348.85
Gifts $ 250.05
Dividends $ 93.01
Interest Income $ 29.59
Total Income: $ 7,721.50

Expenses

Rent ($ 480.65)
Health Related ($ 561.05)
Food Related ($ 311.64)
Travel Related ($ 145.50)
Car Related ($ 218.58)
Utilities ($ 113.15)
Entertainment ($ 113.90)
Other ($ 83.04)
Total Expenses: ($ 2,027.51)

Income / Expenses Analysis

Percentage of my income saved: 73.74%
Percentage of income earned from passive sources: 1.59%
Percentage of expenses covered by passive sources: 6.05%
Total Money Saved: $ 5,693.99
Note: The last two figures do not take into account unrealized gains/losses.

Portfolio Analysis

Value at the beginning of month: $ 27,652.88
Add: Additional investments: $ 0.00
Total Starting value: $ 27,652.88
Value at the end of the month: $ 27,985.68
Total Portfolio Gain/Loss: $ 332.80

Dividend Analysis

Previous Anticipated Yearly Dividend Income: $ 1,093.82
Current Anticipated Yearly Dividend Income: $ 1,000.33
Dividend Increase/Decrease: ($ 93.49) (-8.55%)
Avg. Monthly Dividend: $ 83.36