Race to $1 Million – July 2012

By |July 3rd, 2012|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: |

You might remember that this was a big month for me because I paid off the last of my student loans in June. While it was a big hit to my checking and savings accounts, it's nice to finally be debt free. But was paying off $7,000 of debt and getting 3 paychecks this month (yay for 5 Fridays) enough

Race to $1 Million – June 2012

By |June 4th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , , |

Before I get into the really bad news about my net worth, I want to get into some great news about an article I wrote a little over a week ago. Brian Banks, the guy who was falsely accused of rape by Wanetta Gibson and lost 10 years of his life now has tryouts with four different NFL teams, an

Race to $1 Million – May 2012

By |May 10th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , |

This month is going to be a doozy of an update. Here are a few of the things that happened last month: The Hoff had a bachelor party in Vegas that we both attended (where The Hoff drank heavily while I drank water) I had a vacation in Mexico The stock market was not very kind I Won't Be Catching

Race to $1 Million – March 2012

By |April 3rd, 2012|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , |

Question: What happens when the stock market goes up, you receive 12 months worth of a 401k match and you get a tax refund all in the same month? Answer: That's what you get. Two guys combining for a net worth increase of over $25,000 in 31 days. I'm pretty freaking excited about breaking the $50k mark. In fact I

Race to $1 Million – March 2012

By |March 5th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , |

I've been updating my Race to $1 Million for about 18 months now. And before I focus on this month's results (which are awesome), I want to spend a few minutes reflecting on how far I've come in the last 18 months. I first introduced the competition on September 22nd, 2010. My blog was so popular at that point I

Race to $1 Million – February 2012

By |February 3rd, 2012|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , |

Hold onto your hats folks. This was a CRAZY month for the Race to $1 Million. Let's review some of the really huge things that have happened in the last 31 days. The Good Stuff for Me I was paid back on a $3k personal loan I made about $2k in revenue from my web businesses Thanks to my commitment

Race to $1 Million – 2011 Results

By |January 9th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , |

The results are in, and after one year of racing The Hoff to $1 million dollars, I won I'm still losing by over $22,000. You might remember that my goal for 2011 was to get within $20k of The Hoff. That obviously didn't happen, but I did gain $5,499 on him. That's not a bad start. I also have a

Race to $1 Million – December Update

By |December 13th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , |

I have good news and I have bad news. The good news: I beat The Hoff this month and my net worth went up! The bad news: I'm still almost $3,000 behind my goal of pulling within $20k in 2011. Here's the slightly belated scorecard for the beginning of December, 2011: I love beating The Hoff in the monthly races.

Race to $1 Million – November Update

By |November 4th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , , |

The Race to $1 Million is a monthly series where Kevin McKee and The Hoff post net worth updates. The first person to reach $1 million in household net worth wins an undetermined prize. Can I get a "WOOT!" for the stock market this month. Holey freaking baloney this month was awesome. I can't hold back any longer, so here's

Race to $1 Million – October Update

By |October 10th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , |

One of my student loans is gone! I've stated before that I'm not comfortable with investing in the stock market right now. There's too much global uncertainty, and it doesn't make sense while I have a bunch of debt to pay down. I took my first step towards paying that debt off when I paid off a student loan worth