While December technically does not end for one more day, I decided to go ahead and complete our monthly update since we have no additional spending planned for the 31st, and the markets are closed. I also wanted to finish our monthly update so I could focus on writing up a yearly update in the next few days. To be honest I thought about just writing an update based on the whole year, but I wanted to be able to go back and look at it on a monthly basis in the future, so I decided to do both.
So in addition to this update, I expect in the next several days to post an update on our first year focused on our Financial Independence project, as well as our goals for 2017. With that in mind I will keep this post short and focused.
Here is how we did on our goals we set for 2016 for December: