BC: And that is how I plan to achieve my dream life THE END
FC: 1 | How I Made My Dream Life Happen | by Kirby McCoy
1: Graduating from High School | Graduation from high school is the first step toward my dream life. Expenses for high school are minimal and limited to school supplies
3: THAT WAY | GO THIS AY | During high school, I work a part-time job at Palace Pointe as a theater usher. This is giving me some work experience to use in the future.
5: The next step is to graduate from a community college with an Associate Degree in Facilities Maintenance. I plan to attend Piedmont Community College in Roxboro, NC. Expenses Tuition Books Student fees Supplies
6: The next step of my journey is to find employment in the facilities maintenance field. I will look for a job with good benefits such as health and dental insurance. I expect a starting salary of $15 per hour during internship. Bonus and raises would be received yearly upon good performance evaluation.
9: The next step in achieving my dream would be to buy my dream car, which is a black, 2004 Mustang Cobra Expenses Car: $18,000 or $401.25/month after 7% interest for 4 years Insurance: $66.67 month Gas: $200/month Maintenance: $40/month
11: IT'S ALL ABOUT THE MEMORIES | Buying my dream house would come later down the road, after I save some money for down-payment, but it is achievable. Expenses Home: $250,000 including 7.9% interest for 30 years House Payment: $749.31/month Insurance: $800/year Maintenance: $500/year
12: My dream vacation is to go to the beach for a week each summer. This would require saving money each month from my paycheck Expenses Hotel: $2,000/week Food and Fun: $1,000/week Gas: $150/week