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Passive Earnings Dude (YR 3): Passive Earnings Report: December 2017 ($4,004!!)

Passive Earnings Dude (YR 3): Passive Earnings Report: December 2017 ($4,004!!)


What an incredible method to finish the yr! I actually can’t consider the way it ended.  For the previous few months I had been saying that I assumed it might be a “photograph end” as as to if or not I might attain my passive earnings aim for the yr (of $13,000).  Getting into to December, my whole was solely $9,189 and so I knew I would wish a monstrous December month-to-month whole if I used to be going to make it.

Nicely, I’m very pleased to report that I achieved my aim with a grand whole of $13,194.24!

Aspect word – my finger continues to be in solid and so I’ll hold this submit quick, however I do plan to do a 2017 Annual Overview in a couple of weeks the place I’ll spotlight extra particulars.

Common Ideas on This Month: This was my finest month for the reason that creation of Passive Earnings Dude with a grand whole of $4,004.76 earned in fully passive earnings.

What an unbelievable blessing! The system is working and I’m patiently watching the snowball decide up momentum! It’s unbelievable to see what the facility of endurance and compounding can do to your returns. Listed here are the small print from this month under:

Dividends Obtained

*All dividends are all the time reinvested.

There are a couple of very cool issues that occurred on this month’s whole with reference to dividends that I wish to spotlight shortly:

1) That is the primary time ever the place a single holding had a payout within the 4 digits! Vanguard Wellington was an enormous payer for me at $1,078 by itself!

2) That is the primary time I’ve ever had a month-to-month whole within the $3000s.  That is superior and positively didn’t occur over evening.

I’ve 4 energetic rental properties, which in case you’ve been following my story have various ranges of success: my Missouri Rental my Colorado Rental, and my two North Carolina leases: North Carolina 1 and North Carolina 2.  Listed under is the money circulation that every of those properties supplied this month:

As you may see from above, this month had over a number of hundred {dollars} in actual property bills, which I all the time hate as a result of they arrive proper out of my backside line money circulation whole.  Fortunately 3 of the 4 properties nonetheless had been constructive.

In abstract, with dividends and rental money circulation mixed, Complete Passive Earnings Obtained: $4,004.76


I added a bit of extra to my spouse’s ROTH IRA (~$750), but it surely was in a couple of small chunks and I am nonetheless paying down debt and de-levering at the moment.  Nothing thrilling.

Ideas on This Month

This was an unbelievable month for Passive Earnings, and I’m so grateful for this month’s efficiency.

In comparison with final yr’s December’s whole in 2016 of $2,658, my YoY progress for this month was 50.7%. This places my annual YoY progress common at 60.7% monthly. 

With the addition of this month’s earnings to my Progress Tab I now have earned $13,194 in whole this yr in passive earnings.  

Thanks for studying as all the time. I significantly recognize your feedback and can do my finest to all the time reply.  It has been an unbelievable yr and I’ll save quite a lot of my concluding ideas and evaluation for my annual evaluate submit in a couple of weeks.  And as soon as my finger heals I’ll attempt to write a bit of extra.  Moreover, I’ve made some enhancements to how I monitor and analyze the info, which I’ll begin in 2018 as effectively. Take care!

Passive Earnings Dude 



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