McDonald’s sample budget

Posted at 5:54 AM, Jul 16, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-16 07:54:48-04

(CNN)– McDonald’s is trying to show its employees how to live on low wages. (The average employee gets $8.25 an hour.) So, it created a website to teach them how to spend and save. The thing is, the sample budget it posted is kind of out of touch with reality. For one thing, it asks you to budget $0 for heat, $0 for groceries – and get a second job!

Click here to see the McDonald’s budget planner.