What On Earth Are We Doing With Our Money?
Welcome to our new money section! You may already know Refinery29’s Money Diaries… this is our own version of it! We’ve put together a few questions to understand what women are doing with their money. Let’s break the taboo and talk more about finances!
It’s short, snappy, fun and anonymous.
Engagement at a FinTech. London. 21. Single.
Short term (1-5 years): Paying for holidays and setting money aside for the future
Medium term (5-10 years): Saving for family, living in a house I like
Long term (10 years +): Be able to support my kids and family without any problems
Best buy ever: Education
Worst buy ever: Cheaper clothes that I impulse buy
Things you spend the most money on: Food and Ubers
Salary / Income: £20,000
Net worth (what you own vs what you owe, or your assets minus your debts): First job/no assets
Any side hustles: nope
Savings: Using a savings app for now, want to start a ISA and savings account
Investing: None yet but want to start
Pension: Yes, via work pension scheme
Insurances: Yes, health with Vitality
What is money for you? Freedom, being able to not worry about certain things
What is financial independence for you? Being able to do what I want
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