This article stresses the importance of looking at your net worth at least once a year. It also presents statistics to which you can compare yourself, based on your age range and income range.
I’m doing pretty well for my age range, but a bit far behind for my salary range. Considering I’ve only been at this salary level for a year and a half, it’s not so bad.
The article also links to a handy net worth calendar that can assist you if you’re calculator or Excel deficient.
Updated March 5, 2014 and originally published October 3, 2003. If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to the RSS feed or receive daily emails. Follow @ConsumerismComm on Twitter and visit our Facebook page for more updates.