Tanya C. DePass

is creating Articles, blog posts and Let's Plays of diverse gaming content

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About Tanya C. DePass

I Need Diverse Games is my full time job as of December 2015 due to losing my regular gig at that time. Because of this change, I'm dedicating all my time and resources available, but doing this doesn't generate a lot of money to keep the lights on, pay for miscellaneous things that you need daily. In fact, keeping I Need Diverse Games afloat would cost me what little I had to spare when I was employed.

To survive, pay my rent and keep fed, along with the cat, etc I need to ideally pull in $3000 a month, but to truly have all bills paid, be able to attend conventions, etc I need to hit a goal of about $4K a month. I outlined this in a recent post on my blog, and I've copied some of that below.

Ideally I would need at least $2500 - $3500 a month coming in to cover the following:
Rent $1,035 a month (unchanged for Oct 1, 2020)
Bills, including internet, electricity, cooking gas, etc. ($1,100)
Pet costs ($150)
Groceries ($450)
Insurance ($800 a month under ACA, as long as we have it)
Transit costs ($100 a month, unlimited rides on CTA)


If you can help me support myself while I do this work it would be great. Thank you in advance for any help you can give so I can continue to do this full time. Please note, that there is a separate Patreon for I Need Diverse Games, found at patreon.com/INeedDivGms 

Goals
$2,494.51 of $2,500 per month
This would mean I could be a totally independent but frugal independent creator. Pay rent, bills, buy groceries and keep the cat fed & cared for as long as I live frugally/
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