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A 33-year-old surgeon with an income of $655,000 is going viral for saying she spends $1,500 a week on lingerie and $1,400 a month on dog day care

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

An anonymous woman has gone viral for sharing her money diary on Refinery29 .
The 33-year-old surgeon earns $515,000, but also has no college tuition to pay off and bought a house with money she inherited.
Regular outgoings include sorority dues, boat club fees, dog day care, and theatre season tickets.
In her weekly spending diary, she drops $1,528 on La Perla lingerie and $2,000 on a Monique Lhuillier dress, but also gives to charity and is generous to her family.
Reactions to the diary have been mixed- some people have commended her for working hard, while others have expressed shock at...
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The 29-year-old mayor giving his city's poorest residents $500 a month says early results make him 'even more confident' in his basic-income trial

The 29-year-old mayor giving his city's poorest residents $500 a month says early results make him 'even more confident' in his basic-income trial

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

The city of Stockton, California, is giving 125 residents monthly payments of $500, no strings attached.
The payments are part of a basic-income trial led by the city's 29-year-old mayor, Michael Tubbs.
Preliminary results show that most participants used the stipends to buy groceries and pay their bills .
Tubbs told Business Insider the early data makes him more confident that a basic-income program would benefit his city and could even serve as a national solution to income inequality.
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