Welcome to Money Diaries , where we’re tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We’re asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we’re tracking every last dollar.

Oh, hey, did you hear we launched a podcast? Check out Money Diaries: The Podcast, and subscribe today so you don’t miss any episode!

Leading up to Valentine’s Day, we’re kicking off this week talking about relationships and money. Today, we’re excited to share the Money Diary of a couple living in Denver, CO. E. is a digital marketing strategist making $54,080, and her boyfriend, G., is an SEO specialist making $59,160. They spend some of their money this week on wine.


Occupation: Digital Marketing Strategist
Industry: Advertising
Age: 27
Location: Denver, CO
Salary: $54,080
Paycheck Amount (2x/month): $1,700

Monthly Expenses
Rent: $814 (I live with my two cousins and my cousin’s dog in a three-bedroom house. We calculated our rent based on the square footage of our rooms — mine’s the smallest, so I pay slightly less than they do. Our total rent is $2,500/month.)
Utilities: ~ $60 in colder months
Wifi: $30
Car Payment: $300 (My parents loaned me money (interest free!) to buy my used car, and I …read more

Source:: Refinery29


(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *