Here’s my net worth update and summary for July 2015 – this part follows on from my July income summary. July was another quiet month in terms of surprises, but I was kept busy with work deadlines…another reason to look forward to being financially independent!
I was just sitting down to start working on my August income update when I realized I hadn’t posted July’s so I’d better get that posted first! This is the first of two posts summarizing my progress towards (or from) financial independence and describes how my investment portfolio performed in July.
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Before I update my July results, it’s time to update my monthly budget which I tweaked slightly last month. I last revised my budget at the end of last year, so here’s Budget 3.5; a shiny new version of Budget 3.0 for the remainder of the year!
Towards the end of last month I added to my position in the Consumer Cyclical sector. This sector is underweight by dividend income in my portfolio and I decided to buy into a new company to round the sector out.
The August 2015 update to the UK Dividends Champions List is now available at DividendChampions.UK.
Most of the changes this month are in the fundamental data although one company had an increased dividend growth length, and I added three new companies to the Financial Year rankings.