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This works if you go to a store or restaurant and use cash. Whenever I get a 5 dollar bill with my change I put it in a drawer and do not spend it. At the end of 2010 I had saved $735.00! (I only put the ones away that were given to me in change. I NEVER ASKED for them "on purpose

- Submitted by LAURAS14 1/17/2011 in Saving Money | 6 Comments
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FANESI 1/23/2011 8:53:00 PM

    I will definatly try this!
SJM2002 1/21/2011 11:17:00 AM

    Funny, I have been doing this for years too!!!! I usually use my saved 5's for spending money on trips! It really works!
LYFO12 1/18/2011 8:32:00 PM

    What a great idea!! I think I might try this! :))
SLIMKIM80 1/18/2011 10:02:00 AM

    I'm gonna try this for 2011!
BUTTERFLYEMERGE 1/18/2011 4:53:00 AM

    What a clever idea!!!! Thanks so much for sharing!
TIFFANYJANIE 1/17/2011 9:21:00 PM

    That is kinda cool. May try it :) emoticon

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