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What are the average monthly bills for your family?

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Asked by Averylee85 at 4:57 AM on Dec. 7, 2010 in Money & Work

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  • I think a little over $400, not including food and things like that. We've had more recently, and will for the next couple of months because of taxes on things, stickers on the cars, etc. I think this month or November it was around $500 and the only "luxury" thing we have is internet, but I need it for college.

    Answer by Mrs.BAT at 5:09 AM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • That amount covers you house and vehicle?

    Comment by Averylee85 (original poster) at 5:43 AM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • To much. Rough estimate is $2000 a month or more.


    Answer by louise2 at 6:34 AM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • Mortgage, vehicle, electricity, gas, water, insurance, cable (phone and internet), cell phone, home security, pest control... around $3,000.

    Answer by shanlaree at 6:51 AM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • Almost $1900

    Answer by vjoaquin at 7:27 AM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • Everything $3200- mortgage, car, food, gas, insurance, electricity, etc.

    Answer by Kari126 at 8:13 AM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • $2,000

    Answer by Jessica157 at 9:32 AM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • No mortgage on either home just taxes so 10k each year.
    Home owners insurance is 1200 for one home and 800 for the other.

    I pay both once a year out of our house fund. The second home all utilities are paid with rental funds.

    Utility bill is bundled (electric, gas, water, sewer, trash, internet, cable and phone) 325 a month
    Cellphone bill 79 a month
    Car insurance 87 a month
    Health insurance we are self employed so we pay for it ourselves 800 a month
    Groceries 550 a month
    Gas 300 a month

    So 2141 for the main bills we have.

    Our take home pay is 12k a month so what is left after bills are paid is split between our retirement accounts, savings, house fund and our entertainment account.

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:05 PM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • Bills only?
    About $750 ish. Thank goodness since my husband just lost his job!
    Of course then we still have diapers, fuel, and food.

    Answer by Erica_Smerica at 3:40 PM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • About $3500 - mortgage gas electric daycare food phones internet cable

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 3:42 PM on Dec. 7, 2010

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