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I have started rounding up every amount I take out of the check book. I have decided this way there is always extra there I just don't know it. If my check is for 4.56, I write in 5.00. I have already saved almost $200.oo in the last month. When I balance my checkbook, extra goes in savings.

- Submitted by EDNCARRIE 5/20/2010 in Saving Money | 4 Comments
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KESTRYLL 5/20/2010 10:37:00 PM

    Great idea!
_JERSEYGIRL_ 7/1/2010 7:01:00 AM

    Thats awesome. it likes a similar program my bank does. Everytime that I use my debit card it rounds it up to the next dollar and that money goes into savings account. it really does add up!
CEPEARL 5/21/2010 7:47:00 AM

    I do the same thing........ It is like found money......
KNITTABLES 5/20/2010 1:16:00 PM

    I so the same, it is a great way to save money for the future or for emergencyies.

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