Monthly Financial Snapshot: October 2016

Oct-16 Comments Rent $765.00 $750 for rent + $15 in fees for Plastiq in order to pay via credit card Internet $60.92 Internet is kind of expensive out here in the boonies Cell Phone $32.88 $30 + taxes/fees for 5 GB of 4G data through T-Mobile Natural Gas $0.00 No gas bill this month due … Read moreMonthly Financial Snapshot: October 2016

Monthly Financial Snapshot: September 2016

Sep-16 Comments Rent $765.00 $750 for rent + $15 in fees for Plastiq in order to pay via credit card Internet $60.92 Internet is kind of expensive out here in the boonies Cell Phone $32.88 $30 + taxes/fees for 5 GB of 4G data through T-Mobile Natural Gas $18.38 About average gas use for the month. Electricity $62.54 … Read moreMonthly Financial Snapshot: September 2016

Expenditures: Me vs. the Average Joe

I thought it would be interesting to compare my expenses against the “Average Joe”, to see how different my lifestyle really is from the norm. It turns out that the Bureau of Labor Statistics collects data on this sort of thing every year as part of the Consumer Expenditure Survey. And, lucky for me, the … Read moreExpenditures: Me vs. the Average Joe

Monthly Financial Snapshot: August 2016

Since this blog is new, here is my most recent financial snapshot. In the future, I will post these on the final day of every month. Aug-16 Comments Rent $765.00 $750 for rent + $15 in fees for Plastiq in order to pay via credit card Internet $60.92 Internet is kind of expensive out here … Read moreMonthly Financial Snapshot: August 2016