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College Simulation

SCENARIO

You are a student that is taking afull class load in college, working part-time (average 25 hours a week, paid bi-weekly), and enjoys leisure activities with your friends.

You have found that all your educational costs have not been covered this year and you want to plan for the coming year, January 2003 - December, 2003.

You have a part-time job that pays $9.00 an hour, offering no benefits, requires company attire (dry cleaned regularly), and gives a bonus of $200 at Spring Break given you have missed no days of work.

Living Expenses

Rent
Food
Utilities water, electricity, gas, telephone
Furniture
Appliances
Electronics TV, cameras, video equipment, DVD player, musical instruments/equipment
Personal Expenses
Supplies toiletries, cleaning
Services hair, nails, memberships, cellular phones
Clothing purchase and cleaning
Financial Instruments
Debt payments credit cards, personal loans
Savings
Insurance
Education
Tuition
Supplies books, supplies, lab/project materials
Miscellaneous organization affiliations
Additional Expenses
Transportation payments, gas, maintenance, repairs
   
Travel
 
Entertainment movies, CDs, DVDs, concerts, museums, theatre, sporting events
Miscellaneous Expenses Internet connection charges, special occassions, holidays, gifts

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