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Monthly Financial Snapshot: October 2016

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

Oct-16CommentsRent$765.00$750 for rent + $15 in fees for Plastiq in order to pay via credit cardInternet$60.92Internet is kind of expensive out here in the booniesCell Phone$32.88$30 + taxes/fees for 5 GB of 4G data through T-MobileNatural Gas$0.00No gas bill this month due to timing.Electricity$0.00No electric bill this month due to timing.Water$42.48My actual water usage is only about $5, but my town tacks on so many fees that the bill comes to $40+ every month! :(Groceries$187.72About average grocery bill for the month.Car Insurance$224.98I pay every 6 months in April and October. Decided to increase my liability coverage, so I will pay an extra $30 ish next month on top of thisGasoline$40.64A little less than average this month.Car Expenses$0.00Nothing broken or needing maintenance this month!Health Insurance$19.30Heavily subsidized, high-deductible plan through my work. Includes health, dental, and v…