Net Worth — How This Calculation Helps Boost Your Financial Plan

Do you know your net worth? This financial calculation can be an excellent point to start a financial plan and also a way to gauge progress on a number of fronts. To help you find your net worth and use this information, here's what you need to know.  What Is Your Net Worth? Net worth is, at its heart, the amount of assets you own minus the liabilities (debts) you hold.