Weird But True Budgeting Tips
Budgeting doesn't have to be boring, be creative!
*Okay, you're actually going to award the half million dollars TO yourself. If you pass the test.
First up: If you haven't worked through the "Impulse Buying," "Wants vs. Needs" and "Advertising" tabs on this site, do it before continuing. This final—and most important—test isn't accurate, if you haven't.
If you've been following the Stop Impulse Buying project, you already know the amount of money you can waste when you mess up handling "Impulse Buying," "Wants vs. Needs" and "Advertising" decisions—about $500,000 over your working life.
What are the chances? Right now, you're getting ready to determine if you personally have decided to stop the waste and put that $500,000 back in your pocket. Fail the test, and you can say good bye to that hard-earned, after-tax half million bucks.
So, here's the plan:
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