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A Week In New York City On A $65,000 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Today: a kindergarten teacher who makes $65,000 per year and spends some of her money this weekend on strawberry gelato.Occupation: Kindergarten TeacherIndustry: EducationAge: 28Location: New York, NYSalary: $65,000Paycheck Amount (2x/month ): $1,935Monthly ...
Tags: Facebook, Spotify, Fashion, Music, Hbo, New York, Instagram, New York City, Brooklyn, Michelle Obama, John Legend, Columbus, Penn, Tbt, Hra, Penn Station


A Week In Columbus, OH, On A $75,000 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Today: a government affairs manager who makes $75,000 per year and spends some of her money this week on White Claw hard seltzer.Occupation: Government Affairs ManagerIndustry: Higher EducationAge: 26Location: Columbus, OHSalary: $75,000Paycheck Amount (Mont...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Spotify, Fashion, Music, Netflix, Brussels, Seattle, Hulu, Columbus, Costco, Anthropologie, Cvs, Sephora, Joe, Lululemon


A Week In Seattle, WA, On A Joint $409,000 Income

Welcome toMoney 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.Today: an attorney who makes $100,000 per year ($409,000 when combined with her husband) and spends some of her money this week on a new pair of Chacos.Occupation: AttorneyIndustry: LegalAge: 30Location: Seattle, WASalary: $80,000 + bonus (~$20,000)My Husban...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Fashion, Music, Sodastream, Walmart, South America, Airbnb, Seattle, New England, Venmo, Lake Washington, Fanny, Hanabi, Money Diaries, Washington Black


A Week In Pittsburgh, PA, On A $52,000 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Today: a human resources specialist working in construction who makes $52,000 per year and spends some of her money this week on Glossier Play Glitter Gelée.Occupation: Human Resources SpecialistIndustry: ConstructionAge: 26Location: Pittsburgh, PA Salary: $...
Tags: Facebook, Fashion, Music, Florida, Instagram, New York City, Keurig, Starbucks, American Eagle, Sephora, Pittsburgh, Dunkin Donuts, Ulta, Carole Radziwill, Fat Mascara, Money Diaries


A Week In Detroit, MI, On A $52,275 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Today: a college counselor who makes $52,275 per year and spends some of her money this week on protein bars.Occupation: College CounselorIndustry: EducationAge: 25Location: Detroit, MISalary: $52,275Paycheck Amount (Biweekly): $1,708.49Monthly ExpensesRent:...
Tags: Facebook, Fashion, Music, Instagram, Disney, Ohio, Michigan, Detroit, Ali, Kroger, Yangon Myanmar, Bailey, Mary Poppins, Maren Morris, Maggie Nichols, Maren


A Week In Yangon, Myanmar, On A $52,200 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Today: a program coordinator working at a nonprofit who makes $52,200 per year and spends some of her money this week on Aperol spritzes.Occupation: Program CoordinatorIndustry: NonprofitAge: 25Location: Yangon, MyanmarSalary: $52,200Paycheck Amount (Monthly...
Tags: Facebook, Fashion, Music, Southeast Asia, Singapore, Netflix, New Zealand, Heineken, Myanmar, Orchard Road, Mediterranean, Yangon, Haji Lane, Yangon Myanmar, Earl, Marina Bay Sands Singapore


A Week In Boston, MA, On $25 Per Hour

Welcome toMoney 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.Today: an administrative assistant working in higher education who makes $25/hour and spends some of her money this week on Cape Cod kettle chips.Occupation: Administrative AssistantIndustry: Higher EducationAge: 24Location: Boston, MASalary: $25/hour ($45,6...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Fashion, Music, Boston, Massachusetts, New York City, Hulu, Skype, Moldova, Facetime, Mom, Nancy, Cvs, Cape Cod, Angela Davis


A Week In New York City On A $100,000 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Today: a consultant who makes $100,000 per year and spends some of her money this week on tea.Occupation: ConsultantIndustry: ConsultingAge: 24Location: New York, NYSalary: $100,000Paycheck Amount (2x/month): $1,850Monthly ExpensesRent: $1,354 (I have one ro...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Fashion, Music, UK, New York, London, Craigslist, Greece, California, NYC, New York City, Aer Lingus, Netflix, Ireland, Paris


A Week In Portland, OR, On A $60,000 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Today: a marketing assistant working in management consulting who makes $60,000 per year and spends some of her money this week on bao buns.Occupation: Marketing AssistantIndustry: Management ConsultingAge: 25Location: Portland, ORSalary: $60,000Paycheck Amo...
Tags: Facebook, Fashion, Music, Florida, Hbo, Portland, Starbucks, Phoenix, Petco, Amazon Thank, Orangetheory, Money Diaries, Keri Danielski


A Week In Phoenix, AZ, On A $57,000 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Today: a researcher working in engineering/higher education who makes $57,000 per year and spends some of her money this week on ravioli.Ed. note: This OP mentions that she lost a family member to suicide. If you are thinking about suicide, please call the N...
Tags: Facebook, Fashion, Music, Instagram, Washington, America, Starbucks, Click, Grey, Petsmart, Phoenix, Don, Safeway, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, Netflix Hulu Amazon, Money Diaries


A Week In Washington, D.C., On $26.94 Per Hour

Welcome toMoney 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.Today, an analyst working in government who makes $26.94 per hour and spends some of her money this week on a shot of vodka.Occupation: AnalystIndustry: GovernmentAge: 29Location: Washington, D.C.Income: $26.94/hour ($56,233 per year.)Paycheck Amount (Biweek...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Fashion, Music, Washington, Italy, DuPont, South Pacific, Richard III, Latin America, Vanuatu, Tonga, Joe, Valentine, Metro, Soviet Union


A Week In Brisbane, Australia, On $1,790 Per Month

Welcome toMoney 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.Today: a freelance copywriter working in media who makes $12,140 per year and spends some of her money this week on Olaplex. Below, we asked the OP some questions about her career. Editor's note: All prices have been converted to U.S. dollars.How did you get...
Tags: Google, Energy, Spotify, Fashion, Music, London, Instagram, Australia, Brisbane, Miami, Kmart, Bill, Mecca, Sephora, Brisbane Australia, Riverdale


A Week In Philadelphia, PA, On A $63,400 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Valentine's Day is right around the corner, and we want to know what real people think is a reasonable amount to spend on the day. Whether you celebrate with gifts, dinner, or something else, reach out and tell us here what you think is an appropriate amount...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Lyft, Fashion, Music, Netflix, Philadelphia, MacBook Air, Bacon, Electric, Rebecca Minkoff, Retina, Cvs, SEPTA, Chiefs, Jared Goff


Your Spending In Your State: Money Diaries From All 50 States

It's been a big year for Money Diaries! From publishing a diary every day (except for major holidays), to the Money Diaries book by Lindsey Stanberry, it's safe the say that our beloved series about spending and saving reached new heights in 2018.For the Money Diary fans who have been paying attention, we've been running an ongoing series all year called Your Spending In Your State. We set an ambitious goal for ourselves at the beginning of the year to publish at least one diary from every stat...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Brooklyn, Maine, Hawaii, Lindsey Stanberry, Money Diaries


We Checked In With Our Favorite Money Diarists (And Yours) Of 2018

Money Diaries had a big year! We published a diary every day of the year (well, aside from the major holidays), followed up with some intriguing diarists — from a tech engineer who lives in their car in Silicon Valley to a 36-year-old former teen mom who is now the breadwinner of her household, and ran a week of Twin Diaries. Most excitingly, Lindsey Stanberry published the Money Diaries book.From the hilarious, to the tender, to the sometimes deeply personal, each Money Diary provides an hones...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Chicago, Iowa, Harry Potter, Silicon Valley, San Jose, Cincinnati, Birmingham Al, Don, Vanguard, Lindsey Stanberry, Money Diaries, Rothy, Rhinegeist Calfe


We Checked In With Our Favorite Money Diarists (& Yours) Of 2018

Money Diaries had a big year! We published a diary every day of the year (well, aside from the major holidays), followed up with some intriguing diarists — from a tech engineer who lives in their car in Silicon Valley to a 36-year-old former teen mom who is now the breadwinner of her household, and ran a week of Twin Diaries. Most excitingly, Lindsey Stanberry published the Money Diaries book.From the hilarious, to the tender, to the sometimes deeply personal, each Money Diary provides an hones...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Chicago, Iowa, Harry Potter, Silicon Valley, San Jose, Cincinnati, Birmingham Al, Don, Vanguard, Lindsey Stanberry, Money Diaries, Rothy, Rhinegeist Calfe


Money Dials: Why you spend the way you do

Do you ever wonder why people spend their money the way they do? Why take an expensive Uber when you can walk 20 minutes to get to the same place? Why pay for first-class tickets when we’re all going to the same place anyway? Growing up in Sacramento, I used to see guys who loved buying old cars and repairing them. I didn’t get it. Why spend money to create more work for yourself? Later I realized I was looking at it all wrong. In fact, now I completely understand why people would pay money to ...
Tags: Google, Personal Finance, Europe, Marketing, Disney, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Palo Alto, Stevie Wonder, Va, Michelin, Las Vegas, Vegas, Fiji, Travel Health, Ezekiel


A Week In New Orleans, LA, On $17 Per Hour

Welcome toMoney 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.We're going on book tour for our new book, Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Your Finances... and Everyone Else's. Next stop: NYC on Tuesday, October 16! Grab your tickets here!Calling all entrepreneurs: We want to hear from you! If ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Mississippi, New Orleans, Annie, Louisiana, Michael Jackson, Seattle, Hulu, Lucy, Cvs, Worcestershire, Bloody Mary, Mary, Clinique, Bloody Marys


A Week In Tucson, AZ, On A $32,926 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.We're going on book tour for our new book, Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Your Finances... and Everyone Else's. Next stop: Dallas on Tuesday, October 9! Grab your tickets here!Ahead of World Teachers' Day on October 5, Refinery29 ...
Tags: Amazon, Fashion, Music, Mississippi, America, Aclu, Arizona, Dallas, Brussels, Ed, Mediterranean, Phoenix, Capitol, Tucson, Gilmore Girls, San Quentin State Prison


21 Of Our Favorite Money Diaries Comments

Unless you're new to this scene, you might have noticed that Money Diaries have been making a very regular appearance on R29 recently. Since January, we've been publishing Money Diaries daily. We're also bringing back Money Diaries Monday, where we'll take a deep dive into Money Diaries in a variety of ways — from to fresh pieces for the MD community at the start of every week.Because no Money Diary reading experience is complete without input from the MD Commentariat, we're sharing some of t...
Tags: Google, Europe, Fashion, Music, California, Berlin, Singapore, New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco, New Hampshire, Alaska, Belgium, Brussels, Salt Lake City, Sephora


How to get traffic on your blog (in just 2 steps)

Today, I’m going to share two strategies I’ve used to get traffic to my websites from extremely high-traffic blogs like Lifehacker and sites like the Wall Street Journal. These strategies are the same ones I used to 10x my blog traffic in just one year. IWT traffic 2014 vs 2015 This advice for getting more traffic doesn’t just apply to blogging either. You can use it to get more customers or clients , get more followers on social media, or snag your dream freelance job . The best part: Once...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Marketing, Ben Franklin, Guest Post, Hsbc, Popular Posts, Copywriting, Nora Dunn, IWT, Personal entrepreneurship, Luisa, Money Diaries, Luisa Zhou, Tim Ferriss Neil Patel Brian Clark, GrowthLab IWT


A Week In Hyattsville, MD, On A Joint $164,000 Income

Welcome toMoney 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.Want even more Money Diaries, plus $$$ advice from a kick-ass, all-female team of financial advisors, and tips on how to save more than $500? Pick up our new book: Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Your Finances... and Everyone Else'...
Tags: Amazon, Home Depot, Fashion, Music, Mississippi, Netflix, New Hampshire, Baby, Facetime, Cvs, Hyattsville, Clif, Raffi, Money Diaries, Keri Danielski, Facetimes


A Week In New Hampshire On A Joint $98,000 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Want even more Money Diaries, plus $$$ advice from a kick-ass, all-female team of financial advisors, and tips on how to save more than $500? Pick up our new book: Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Your Finances... and Everyone Else'...
Tags: Amazon, Fashion, Music, Mississippi, Walmart, Netflix, New Hampshire, Don Draper, Isla Fisher, Nick Miller, Newman, Fairfax, McDonald, Mason, BJ, Turbotax


A Week In Fairfax, VA, On A $59,200 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Want even more Money Diaries, plus $$$ advice from a kick-ass, all-female team of financial advisors, and tips on how to save more than $500? Pick up our new book: Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Your Finances... and Everyone Else'...
Tags: Amazon, Fashion, Music, Mississippi, NYC, Kentucky, New York City, Paul Simon, Aldi, Portland, Manhattan, Hamilton, Times Square, Fairfax, Arlington, Rosh Hashanah


A Week In North Carolina On A $33,000 Stipend

Welcome toMoney 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.Want even more Money Diaries, plus $$$ advice from a kick-ass, all-female team of financial advisors, and tips on how to save more than $500? Pick up our new book: Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Your Finances... and Everyone Else'...
Tags: Google, Fashion, Music, Mississippi, Etsy, John Oliver, Netflix, Eminem, Reddit, Ira, North Carolina, Vox, Florence, Caribbean, Economist, BoJack Horseman


A Week In Manila, Philippines, On A $24,605 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Want even more Money Diaries, plus $$$ advice from a kick-ass, all-female team of financial advisors, and tips on how to save more than $500? Pick up our new book: Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Your Finances... and Everyone Else'...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Japan, Mississippi, San Francisco, Netflix, Philippines, States, Facetime, Dad, Coke, Mediterranean, Makati, Manila, Wendy, McDonald


I Make $135,000 & Love My Job, But Wish I'd Taken A Break To Travel

In our series My 6-Figure Paycheck , women making more than $100,000 open up about how they got there and what exactly they do. We take a closer look at what it feels like to be a woman making six-figures — when only 5% of American women make that much, according to the U.S. Census — w ith the hope it will give women insight into how to better navigate their own career and salary trajectories.Today, we chat with a 29-year old video editor from Los Angeles, CA. Previously, we spoke to a 35-year ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Los Angeles, Birmingham Al, RAPID CITY, U S Census, Denver CO, Devil Wears Prada, Money Diaries


A Week In Rapid City, SD, On A $41,600 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Want even more Money Diaries, plus $$$ advice from a kick-ass, all-female team of financial advisors, and tips on how to save more than $500? Pick up our new book: Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Your Finances... and Everyone Else'...
Tags: Amazon, Fashion, Music, Digital, Walmart, Netflix, Freezer, Ira, Husband, Worcestershire, Qdoba, RAPID CITY, Anchorage, Jetboil, Black Hills, Netflix Hulu Amazon


A Week In Anchorage, AK, On A Joint $175,000 Income

Welcome toMoney 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.Want even more Money Diaries, plus $$$ advice from a kick-ass, all-female team of financial advisors, and tips on how to save more than $500? Pick up our new book: Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Your Finances... and Everyone Else'...
Tags: Google, Fashion, Music, Navy, California, Macbook, Alaska, Arizona, Portland, Seattle, Moose, Facetime, Costco, Kane, McDonald, Anchorage


A Week In Seattle, WA, On A $69,000 Salary

Welcome toMoney 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.Want even more Money Diaries, plus $$$ advice from a kick-ass, all-female team of financial advisors, and tips on how to save more than $500? Pick up our new book: Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Your Finances... and Everyone Else'...
Tags: Spotify, Fashion, Music, Starbucks, Seattle, Joe, Safeway, Venture Bros, Medical Dental Vision Insurance, Money Diaries, Venmos, Tara Westover, Keri Danielski, Mount Saint Helens National Park