I know I make enough to live with a room mate, no problem, but at 23, being out of college, I feel I am past that now. Ive lived at home for a year now after I graduated. I need out, and I want to live alone. What do you think?
Income: take home 2250 a month AFTER all insurances and 401k (save 300 a month for 401k)
Rent 700 that includes all but electric
Electric: 40-100 depending on month, estimate based off electric payments of area friends
Car: 200 payment
Gas: 100 this is current, wouldnt change
Cell phone: 50, current would change
Food: 200, estimate
Internet: 24, current wouldnt change
Entertainment: 100, current wouldnt change
Car maint and misc (gifts, co-pay, oil change, etc)- 100, current wouldnt change
Personal hygiene and household supplies (laundrey etc)- 100 estimate for household supplies
Renter’s ins- 15, estimate based offf quote
Car insurance: 80, current wouldnt change
Total : Around 1800. What else am I missing from budget??
Savins: Id like to save atleast 200 a month in liquid savings. And 50 a month for vacation fund.
I do have an emergency supply