Last year I started to check all my expenses on the special application in iPhone.
Here we go. All my expenses for a year. 1 dollar = around 60 roubles.
I inscribe here everything at all. Even if I just bought pack of napkins for 5 roubles.
I spent 202 thousands for renting my apartment in Novosibirsk. I was paying 17,500 until July then moved to another apartment for 2 month. I was paying 17,000 there and lived only 2 months. Then I moved to apartment of friend of my friend and now I pay 15,000.
108 thousands I spent for food. It doesn’t include snacks, fast-food and restaurants. Only food from grocery stores.
I gave 91 thousands to my friends and relatives. It includes presents and just money I sent or gave them.
66 thousands I spent for alcohol))
39 thousands for cafe and restaurants
Transport (24 grounds) includes public transport, bus tickets (one trip to mountains nearby) and flights (one trip to Moscow).
Entertainments (23,299) – are movies, theatres, water park, trampolines, purchasing a bike and so on.
Quite a lot of money I’ve spent for coffee because I love it.
22 thousands I paid to my psychiatrist and did one operation of removing lipomas on my arm.
I spent 19,777 for brintellix, depakine, vitamins and other medicines.
14, 177 for new clothes and hairdresser.
12 grounds for fitness club and swimming pool.
5.7 thousands for cellphone and internet. It’s cheap here.
Utility bills are only 2.4 thousands. But It’s quite new category. About half of the year I inscribe all these expenses to “Rent apartment” category. Anyways, utility bills are extremely cheap here in Russia. This category includes payments for water and electricity.
Altogether I spent 718 679 roubles. This is 60 thousands a month. 1 000$ a month.