Net Worth- How Do You Calculate It? And is it Worth Tracking?

Net Worth how do you calculate it and is it worth tracking

It’s common to hear about the net worth of billionaires and famous people. Forbes calculates a list of the richest people in the world every year. Take the top 5 in 2019’s list; Jeff Bezos– $113.0 billion Bill Gates– $107.1 billion Bernard Arnault– $106.6 billion Warren Buffet -$86.9 billion Mark Zuckerberg– $74.9 billion Those 5 people nearly have $500 billion between them. That’s about 5 …

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Income and Wealth of the Average New Zealander: How do you compare?

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Every now and then I like to go to Statistics NZ to see what data has been released. Recently I found out that they had released some statistics about household net worth statistics, and income and housing costs for 2018. Here’s a summary of what I found; The median net worth of New Zealand households was $340,000 in 2018, up from $298,000 in 2015 The …

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