A Week In Long Island, NY, On A $69,000 Salary
Occupation: Resident Physician
Industry: Healthcare
Age: 27
Location: Long Island, NY
Salary: $69,000
Paycheck Amount (biweekly): $1,851
Gender: Woman

Monthly Expenses
Rent: $1,450 (for my half of a three-bedroom house shared with my husband)
Student Loans: $372 (I have $300,000+ in student loans from med school)
Health/Vision/Dental: $86.14
Utilities: ~$300 for my share
Car: $368
Phone: Still on my parents’ plan.
Spotify, Hulu, Netflix, Amazon Prime: I use my parents or sister’s plan
Gym: $30
Billie: $9 every three months
Savings: I autosave $600. I have $1,500 in my personal savings and $5,000 in my Roth IRA, which I try to max out. I have $40,000 in a shared savings account with my husband, which is mostly gifts from our wedding. We have separate finances but keep a shared checking account for bills, rent, food, and shared activities.

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