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Living on $46k - where the money goes

The median income for an American household is $46,242, according to the Census Bureau. Here's how five couples from different walks of life are managing now.

Brent and Shawna Wheat
Ruidoso, New Mexico
Brent and Shawna Wheat
The lack of health insurance makes for an uncomfortable variable in the Wheats' monthly expenses. The percentage is based on a $4,000 in healthcare expenses from last year.
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