Can a veterinary tech and a Walmart associate with one child live decently on those salaries?
Can a veterinary technician (female) and a Walmart associate (male) who have one child, and one child only, survive comfortably in an apartment? If both people have good work ethic?
Asked By: ... - 8/9/2009
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The largest factor in your ability to "live decently" is your ability to control your spending habits. If you do not have self-control and indulge yourself in things you cannot afford, burying yourself in debt, you will not be able to "live decently" no matter how much money you make. Even people making 6 and 7 figure... More
Answered By: Ratiocinative - 8/9/2009
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Things will be tight, but you won't starve. Good luck.
Answered By: Judy - 8/9/2009
It will be a tight fit, but it's possible if you plan your spending responsibly and stick to it... More
Answered By: C. - 8/9/2009
Hello my friend... More
Answered By: Carlos - 8/9/2009
Surviving comfortably is a matter of opinion. I worked for WM years ago but had set a standard of wanting to buy a home in a few years. I was excellent at budgeting but with what WM pays (and I was on the high end of things-long story there-ha), it would never happen unless I'd be happy with a cheap rundown little... More
Answered By: mr217shoestospare - 8/9/2009
It depends on where you live. You certainly couldn't live in NYC. If you live in an area with a low cost of living, no state income tax, you budget well and don't expect any more than basic necessities then you could get by.
Answered By: Prairie Girl - 8/9/2009
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