Time flies. It seems like yesterday when I blog about my Goals for 2017.

I always like to set goals for myself at the beginning of each year and see if I am able to achieve them by the end.

Let’s take a quick look at how each of those goals pan out for 2017 and how I measure against them.

Goal 1 for 2017 – Increase net worth to $x.5m

My definition of “Net Worth” is basically everything we own under the sun from property to stocks and shares and CPF balances. Any increase will be a combination of capital gains, income generated and savings. This is probably the most meaningful measure of what I can “pass on” to the next generation.

We managed to increase the net worth to $x.366m by end of the year. This falls short of the target by …