Project Life Budget

By Quinn Seys

About Me

I am single with no children. I drive 24 miles to work and I work as a Lawyer.

Income

My Annual salary is 54,000

I pay in taxes annually

My net Monthly income is 3841

Established Expensises

Each month, I spend the following:

-$15 in Health and Life Insurance

-$30 in Medical and Dental Expenses

-$ 1000 in Savings

-$10.00 in Charitable Giving

-$75.00 for my Unlucky Chance card

Lucky and Unlucky Cards

My Great-Aunt Matilda passed away and left me 2000 dollars but I broke my glasses so I had to buy a new pair for 75 dollars. ( I didn't even know I wore

Personal Investments

I invested in three companies. I invested in 65 shares on Verizon, 30 shares of Facebook and 25 shares of Google. I lost $ 452.20 by day five.

On day one I had $ 31009.05 and on day 5 I had $ 30556.88

Housing

I live in Mankato, MN in a 2 bedroom one bathroom home that cost $ 109,900. I pay a mortgage rate of $ 979.46.

Utilities

I pay a $ 135 for my electricity, $ 40 for the water and $ 60 for phone and internet.

Transportation

I bought a 1999 Chevrolet Malibu for $ 3299. I pay a car payment of $ 126.72 a month.

Home improvment

I decided to buy new furniture for my living room so I bought a brand new 32'' TV for $ 200, a Couch for $ 266.40 and a coffee table for $ 370.

Food House Hold and Personal Hygene

My Weekly Menu

Monday- Breakfast I will have oatmeal and milk. For lunch I will have hamburgers, corn and milk. For dinner I will have t-bone steak, mash potatoes, green beans and milk to drink.

Tuesday- Breakfast I will have oatmeal and milk. For lunch I will have Chicken noodle soup and milk to drink. For dinner I will have pork chops and corn.

Wednesday- Breakfast I will have oatmeal and milk. For lunch I will have a pork chops and milk. For dinner I will have chicken noodle soup and milk.

Thursday- Breakfast I will have oatmeal and milk. For lunch I will have Chicken noodle soup and milk to drink. For dinner chicken breast with corn and milk.

Friday- Breakfast I will have oatmeal and milk. For lunch I will have a t-bone steak, green beans and milk to drink. For dinner I will have chicken noodle soup and milk.

Saturday- Breakfast I will have oatmeal and milk. For lunch and dinner I will eat out

Sunday- Breakfast I will have oatmeal and milk. For lunch and dinner I will eat out

For a snack I will have just chips because I like chips a lot. I paid a total of $1196 a month for food which is over my budget but I like to have steak so it is worth it plus I can afford to spend a little more because i saved on the majority of my budget. I also ate out 4 times a week for 95 a week.

Clothing

I went very minimal on clothes because I do not care what I where. I bought 6 shirts 2 blue 2 red and 2 white for 30 dollars. I also bought 2 pair of blue jeans for 20 dollars and a pair of work shoes for 25 dollars so my total for clothing was $ 75.

Entertainment and Recreation

For entertainment i will go to a movie a the carmike for $ 8.50, walk the Sacata trail for free, look at the Mankato art sculptures for free, go to the art museum for free and go fishing for free.

Cable and Dinning Out

I chose to go with the basic cable package for $ 56.

I also ate out 4 times a week and spend 46 dollars.

I will be depositing $ 655.13 every month at saint Clair bank.

I will be donating $ 10 per month to the national cancer society

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