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Monthly Financial Snapshot: May 2017

You can also track my all-time progress on the aptly-named Current Progress page.

Crossed the $150k milestone this month. Was travelling for the first half of the month, so some of my ordinary expenses dropped while some my discretionaries went up. All in all, a pretty average month as far as spending goes.


May-17CommentsRent$765.00$750 for rent + $15 Plastiq feesInternet$60.92Internet is kind of expensive out here in the booniesCell Phone$0.00Still using up my prepaid credit.Natural Gas$28.22Slightly above normal, but pretty reasonableElectricity$50.41Two month's bills due to timingWater$40.94Little less than average since I was travellingGroceries$70.87About half of normal since I was travellingCar Insurance$0.00I pay every 6 months in April and October.Gasoline$42.08Little less than average since I was travellingCar Expenses$0.00Nothing to see here, move alongHealth Insurance$13.34Heavily subsidized, high-deductible plan through my work. Includes health and dental.Other$31.00