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Banking The Change


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Each paycheck I keep track of every cent that I spend. After all the major bills are paid, I try to really limit how much I spend. Once I get my next paycheck I look at how much of the first paycheck is left. I put all of that into savings. I then use the next paycheck until I get paid again. So far, I've saved almost $500 in three months!

- Submitted by ANDBABYMAKES_3 1/1/2011 in Saving Money | 3 Comments
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JRBASKIND 1/2/2011 11:36:00 AM

    That's a nice idea, but it won't work for me as I am currently living paycheck to paycheck.
Oh Well.
MISSLORI5 1/1/2011 11:04:00 PM

    Good Job!!! Isn't it great to be in control of your spending instead of it being boss over you? I love the feeling! Keep it up! emoticon
PROJECTME2011 1/1/2011 9:38:00 PM

    I'm so happy to see your secret of success in this area as I am just beginning the same exact thing myself. This morning was my first trip into a store and it really made me think about what I was putting into my cart. I came away with one item I didn't go in for. I bought myself a coffee cup for $1 and I used some change that was in the bottom of my purse instead of adding it to my groceries.

I love this idea and can't wait to see my savings add up. I'm going to use mine toward a new computer.

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