What’s the lowest income you think you can comfortably live off of at this stage in life? And why?

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Comfortably? I need at least $90k to cover basic expenses and to enjoy some nice things (including vacations) occasionally.

Do you make that now or is it a pay decrease?

100k, I live in an HCOL area and enjoy dining out and occasional travel

I make 110k now

$150k minimum but probably more. Childcare alone is $3500/month and my insurance and property taxes now exceed the cost of my mortgage.

It would be a pay decrease but I only recently went up. My wage is not keeping pace with inflation (like everyone else).

Comfortably or minimal? I think 100k minimally, but maybe around 150k for comfortably. HCOL area with extremely high property tax.

I'd say maybe around $90kto $100k a year could be manageable for some people in certain areas. It might not be luxurious, but with careful budgeting and prioritizing expenses, it could cover the basics like housing, utilities, food, transportation, and maybe a little extra for savings or emergencies.

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- how much will be tax deductions &
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