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Starting Our Automatic Investments

July 15th, 2012 at 01:29 pm

We put our Roth IRA and college fund investments on hold while DH was living in another state. We did fund our Roth IRA's in full for 2011, but have not started on 2012 yet.

I just set the investments up to begin auto withdrawing from our checking account again. It feels good to get this back on track. Right now we are six months behind if I want to fund everything by December 31st.

I may end up making a few lump sum payments to get us caught up, but I will determine that in the next month or two. We are still waiting on travel money from the Army, but I expect it in the next couple weeks. It also seems we will have to get a water softener for this house. The water is VERY hard. We can rent that, but may also buy one outright since it would be good to have one to leave with the house for resale purposes. I'll keep you posted!

How are your investment deposits going this year? Behind, on track or ahead?

2 Responses to “Starting Our Automatic Investments”

  1. Beawealthywarrior Says:

    right on track to max Roth IRA

  2. FrugalTexan75 Says:

    I'm not on track for maxing my IRA, but I think I'm ok for reaching the 2k contribution goal.

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