1. Check out our app, Forums for Android! Download and leave feedback here!

Disposable Income

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by DROIDdidME, Jul 11, 2010.

  1. DROIDdidME

    DROIDdidME Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter
    38

    May 11, 2010
    228
    11
    38
    Around $750 each pay period (2 weeks)

    What you working with? :D
     

    Advertisement

  2. DROIDdidME

    DROIDdidME Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter
    38

    May 11, 2010
    228
    11
    38
  3. Az Scooter

    Az Scooter Well-Known Member
    36

    May 2, 2010
    55
    1
    36
    $3000. how do you make it on so little...?
     
  4. DROIDdidME

    DROIDdidME Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter
    38

    May 11, 2010
    228
    11
    38
    $750 isn't what I make every 2 weeks, it's what's left over after paying all bills and buying food, etc
     
  5. lunatic59

    lunatic59 Moderati ergo sum
    Moderator
    4,138

    Jun 12, 2010
    31,625
    25,578
    4,138
    Male
    IT
    Pennsylvania
    It's a silly question. $750 is cab fare in NY. It's a mobile home in WV.

    FWIW, all my income is disposable and I live somewhere between NY and WV.
     
  6. IOWA

    IOWA Mr. Logic Pants
    433

    Dec 2, 2009
    8,853
    2,368
    433
    Network Admin
    Chicago
    None of my income is disposable. Why people would throw money into the trash is beyond me.
     
  7. ttaylor0024

    ttaylor0024 Well-Known Member
    93

    Jan 2, 2010
    659
    188
    93
    Kansas, United States
    I like to spend little, but I like playing golf more.... Those two never go together good :(
     
  8. DROIDdidME

    DROIDdidME Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter
    38

    May 11, 2010
    228
    11
    38
    So what are you trying to say?
     
  9. VegasOnAcid

    VegasOnAcid Well-Known Member
    143

    May 29, 2010
    1,758
    160
    143
    He is saying that where you live will change the value of your disposable income. $750 to spend in South Dakota is going to get you a lot more then $750 in NY or CA.
     
  10. IOWA

    IOWA Mr. Logic Pants
    433

    Dec 2, 2009
    8,853
    2,368
    433
    Network Admin
    Chicago
    Yeah in Chicago it's nearly 10 bucks for a pack of smokes. Everything is expensive as hell here due to the highest taxation in the nation(or damn close) =/
     
  11. IxI Dan IxI

    IxI Dan IxI Well-Known Member
    38

    May 22, 2010
    242
    11
    38
    I think washington has the highest tax on smokes. I believe the last pack I bought was about $8.50....
     
  12. IOWA

    IOWA Mr. Logic Pants
    433

    Dec 2, 2009
    8,853
    2,368
    433
    Network Admin
    Chicago
    I don't think so... nearly $6 in taxes here lol.... And I'm talking highest taxes all around.
     
  13. DROIDdidME

    DROIDdidME Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter
    38

    May 11, 2010
    228
    11
    38
    10 bucks a pack? bro really that's craaaazy
     
  14. hood420

    hood420 Well-Known Member
    38

    Jan 13, 2010
    371
    21
    38
    Lansing, MI
    $0 :(

    I really need a job...
     
  15. mpw

    mpw Well-Known Member
    143

    Jan 1, 2010
    1,143
    130
    143
    the past
    <$0 :(

    and I have a job.
     
  16. IOWA

    IOWA Mr. Logic Pants
    433

    Dec 2, 2009
    8,853
    2,368
    433
    Network Admin
    Chicago
    Nothing to be ashamed of in today's day and age. My budget is under more scrutiny now than ever before... even clip coupons to save here and there so I do have a little left over for fun.
     
  17. theshibby

    theshibby Well-Known Member
    43

    Jun 20, 2010
    152
    32
    43


    wow i think i would quit before i payed ten bucks a pack i thought six was bad
     
  18. lunatic59

    lunatic59 Moderati ergo sum
    Moderator
    4,138

    Jun 12, 2010
    31,625
    25,578
    4,138
    Male
    IT
    Pennsylvania
    Try $10 for ONE smoke.

    [​IMG]

    $200 for the box...up in smoke.

    Now there's disposable income for you.
     
  19. NYCHitman1

    NYCHitman1 Gun for Hire
    353

    Oct 16, 2009
    6,538
    1,761
    353
    Male
    EUSA
    Long Island, NY
    I don't smoke but I'm pretty sure I did see a pack of Newport 100s going for $9.50 here in NY.

    To the OP, I tend to save anywhere between $650-700 per month after all expenses are paid for.
     

Share This Page

Loading...