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Net Worth Update April 2019

Yet another 6 month update. I've been pretty busy this last month with changing jobs and my commute being longer. As I want to make a good impression, I am not doing much of my blog typing at work and instead will have to make time at home to continue these blog posts. At least for now.

In November, I started to save money for the new year for contributing to the RESP, TFSA, and RRSP. We managed to max out the RESP and by the end of March the TFSA was maxed.

We received hefty tax returns in March which mostly went into our RRSPs. Our RRSPs were halfway maxed when Wifey and I both had job opportunities to explore. As I wasn't sure what the situation was with the RRSP contributions at our potential new workplaces, I didn't want to max out the RRSPs quite yet. Wifey is still going through the interview process and if she does leave her current company, will need to hefty pay increase to do so. Her friend (who is trying to recruit Wifey) says it wouldn't be a problem, but we…

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