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Expenses You Don’t Think of When Starting a Business

I ruffled a few feathers with my recent post The Software Product Myth. The unrest surrounded my statement that making $2500/month from your software product wouldn’t allow you to quit your day job.

The comments here and on a few social bookmarking sites mentioned that you could quit your day job if you wanted to, and that you could live on $2500/month just fine in many cities in the world (although in my hypothetical situation I was speaking about a developer based in the hypothetical U.S.).

We could get into a discussion about how much developers make, and how many costs you will take on by quitting your day job, but it’s completely irrelevant.

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