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Million Dollar Project By: Josh Causey
Charity Today I gave 10% of my money to charity. I picked Toys for Tots. Usually people drop off a wrapped toy to a pickup center for the U. S. Marine Corps, but you can also donate money online. Over 97% of my donations goes to the mission of providing toys, books, and other gifts to less fortunate children. I now have $900,000 left to spend.
Taxes After charity, I paid 2o% of my money for taxes. That surely seems a lot to me, since I dont know how they are using it. I now have $700,000 left to spend.
University of Alabama I chose the University of Alabama as my college since both my parents went there. The cost for tuition, room, board, parking, books, and supplies was $18,905 per semester. For four years, the cost would be $151,240. I now have $548, 760 left to spend. A l a b a m a M a s c o t. j p g
Vehicle The cost of this fully loaded 2013 Corvette is $49,600. That leaves me $499,160 to spend on a home, furniture, a vacation, and gifts for my parents and teacher.
House I bought my house in Fort Myers Beach, Florida, for $380,000. This house was in foreclosure and was a great deal. I have $119,160 left.
Gifts for Family Members I got my Dad concert tickets for $2oo, taxes and fees included. I got my Mom a pair of Uggs for $155. With tax, that is $ I also bought her $500 worth of jewelry. I now have $118, left to spend.
Vacation I went with my family on a 6-night vacation to San Destin, Florida. The cost of the trip was $2,000. This included food, gas and souvenirs. I now have $116, left to spend.
Entertainment/hobbies I bought two jet skis for $11,000 each and a pontoon boat for $68,480. I now have $25, left to spend.
Gift for Teacher I bought Mrs. Simmons two tickets to the SEC Championship game for $1300. I now have $24, left to spend.
ePal Visit The round trip airfare for my ePal from England to Atlanta (and back) was $1061. I now have $23, left to spend.
ePal excursion #1 I took my ePal on a 7-night Disney cruise to the eastern Caribbean. The cost of the cruise was $3959. The round trip airfare to Orlando was $488. The ship boarded from Cape Canaveral, FL. The total cost of the trip was $4447. I now have $19, left to spend.
ePal excursion #2 I took my ePal to the baseball Hall of Fame weekend festivities in Cooperstown, NY. The trip cost $ , which included tickets to the museum, round trip airfare to Albany, NY, food, and the rental car fee to Cooperstown, NY. I now have $17, left to spend.
ePal excursion #3 I took my ePal to Six Flags Over Georgia for the day. The cost was $175. This included tickets to the park, parking, and lunch at the pizzeria. I now have $17, left to spend.
ePal excursion #4 I took my ePal to Yellowstone National Park for the week. The trip included a 6-night stay in a mountain cabin, whitewater rafting, tours, and round trip airfare to Jackson Hole, WY. The total cost of the trip was $ I now have $15, left to spend.
ePal excursion #5 I took my ePal for an extended weekend visit to Washington, DC. We drove by car to DC and toured the Washington Monument, the Smithsonian, and other landmarks. Our stay included 3-nights in a hotel, food, gas and souvenirs. The trip cost $1, I now have $14, left to spend.
Home Furnishings $ $
More Home Furnishings $1799 $499 $105 $198 $297
More Home Furnishings $2799 $349 $280 $69.99
Home Furnishings Total The total cost of all home furnishings was $10, This leaves me $3, left to spend.
Appliances $1798 $269 $1259 $628
Appliances Total The total cost of all appliances was $3954. This leaves me with $23.69 left to spend.
The Remainder We go order a pizza and tip the delivery guy: $23.69 We have spent the entire $1,000,000!
Summary PurchaseCostRemaining $1,000,000 Charity, Toys for Tots – 10%$100,000 $900,000 Taxes, 20%$200,000 $700,000 College, University of Alabama$ $548,760 Vehicle, Corvette, fully loaded $49,600 $499,160 House$380,000 $119,160 Gifts for Family $ $118, Vacation $2000 $116, Entertainment/Hobbies $90,480 $25,814.15
Summary Gift for Teacher $1,300 $24, ePal Visit, Round trip from England$1,061$23, Excursion #1, Disney Cruise$4447$19, Excursion #2, Baseball HoF$1,108.50$17, Excursion #3, Six Flags$175$17, Excursion #4, Yellowstone$2,279$15, Excursion #5, DC$1,270$14, Home Furnishings$10,195.96$3, Appliances$3,954$23.69 Pizza Delivery!$23.69$0.00