I saw this article and thought it was interesting. It's kind of fun being a voyeur into how other people spend their money. Here's a budget breakdown of a couple that makes $500,000 a year and still feels average These people were getting dinged pretty hard by people who were angry at them for some reason. I'm not sure why. If they were crying about their situation and claiming poverty I could see why. But as far as I know they weren't. People On Twitter Shred Tone Deaf Budget Breakdown Of Couple Making $500,000 I certainly would do things differently than these folks but I'm not sure they are doing things too outlandishly considering they live in New York. How would you spend $500,000/year?