FC: The Real World | By JAvier Gomez
1: Javier Gomez is a Freshman High school student at Oxford High School. He/she enjoys Soccer, Working out and earning money. When it comes to writing Papers likes to write about History, Javier finds the most challenging part of soccer to be conditioning. When Javier gets older, he/she hopes to be a oxford police officer. His/her advice for students that will be entering the 9th grade next year is too do all your work because you don't want to be that one person that has to do homework all night because they are failing the class.
2: Table of Contents | Education.............4 Profession..........5 City Overview....... 6-7 Standard Living... 8-9
3: House hold items......10-11 Transportation...12-13 Grocery list.....14-15 Entertainment...16-17
4: The college I attend is Gadsden State community college. I chose this college because It is close to home and it doesn't cost as much as a university. In Gadsden state my tuition would be $3,885 for all my books Gadsden does not have housing and is located in Alabama.
5: The Career I am looking to go for is to be a Oxford Police Officer I want to have this job because all i ever wanted to be was a police officer. The job of a police officer is to protect and enforce laws on the citizens of oxford. My annual salary would be $64,000 and in order to get promoted i have to take exams and tested to see if I'm qualified for the promotion. therefore i would have $4,185.22 a month
6: My City Overview
7: I chose to live in Oxford Alabama because it is where i Grew up at and where all my Family lives. I also chose here because the crime level is low i do not need to be worried about anything bad happening and i can enjoy my job and my family.
9: Standard living | The apartment I am going to live in is called Hickory run Apartment i chose this apartment because it has a good price and not far from where i will be working at. I would have to pay 628.00 a month. Some features this apartment has is free garbage and laundry room my apartment comes with a refrigerator and a stove and its proper heating/cooling system. Bills that i have to pay would be water, electricity and Internet.
10: Household Items
11: The apartment i chose came with a refrigerator, Stove and I'm planning to use the laundry facility in the apartment complex Therefore i had to purchase TV's bed, couch, microwave, and a dinning table with chairs. so i spent $1078.49 out of $2000.00 so i was able to add $921.52 into my budget most of the budget was spend on appliances and furniture.
13: The car i chose is a corvette grand sport this car will cost me $44,998 and i would pay $724.69 a month for 72 months with interest it would be in total 52,179.68 i chose this car because its a great car i like the style of it and the way it runs.
14: Grocery List
15: My grocery bill for this month was $513 i purchased meats, snacks, diary's, personal items and perishable items majority of mt items was spent on snacks and meats because i wouldn't have time to make food before i go to work i believe this list would be sufficient for a full month in making this grocery list i learned that items can change during the next month so you never know what you will come across while shopping.
16: Entertainment & Miscellaneous items
17: After paying all of my monthly bills, I have $1,468,20 left to spend on entertainment and miscellaneous items I have chosen to set aside money for my savings, vehicle maintenance, home maintenance, fast food, haircuts, entertainment, clothing and shoes. After all of this expenses i still had $370.20 in my budget.
18: Budget Reflection