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Your Two Cents: How Much Money Have You Spent Today?

For those of us trying to keep our spending in check, it's helpful to start the week off on the right foot, especially because the weekend usually means spending more. What's the tab so far for Monday?

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littlecharms littlecharms 8 years
I just paid off my credit card bill so way over $30!
barbiesugar barbiesugar 8 years
$1.50- Coffee at my school's cafe $2- pencils because I left my mine at home $.50- pretzel
dcfashionista dcfashionista 8 years
yesterday's Total: $9.24 at Grocery Store $8.33 for after work grocery store run $2 lottery tix
dcfashionista dcfashionista 8 years
Yesterday's total: $1.80 for lunch $4.00 at the grocery store $3 for lottery tix
queenegg queenegg 8 years
If my boyfriend had brought his lunch, it would be zero, but I took him to eat since he was hungover and wanted greasey food.
dcfashionista dcfashionista 8 years
$0 so far. I brought my lunch, drinks and snacks to work today.
eadavenp eadavenp 8 years
I bought gas for my car, which was 49 dollars. I drive a mini, so that will last me about two weeks.
GiGiG GiGiG 8 years
I almost did a detour to BK for French Toast Sticks, but I thought better of it--I'm buying lunch today, so my $0 is soon to be $5 ($5 foot loooooooooooong--I eat it over two days to save money).
sundrops sundrops 8 years
I spent $5.14 on a date at Starbucks with my nine year old before his first day of school!
CoralAmber CoralAmber 8 years
I do most all of my spending between Friday and Sunday. I try and look at stuff online or hit the library during the week, but I have a late class tonight, so I figure I'll end up buying a snack.
Kelliegrl Kelliegrl 8 years
$1.00 for coffee
ffemt1201 ffemt1201 8 years
$1.25!!
Liss1 Liss1 8 years
$40 for gas $6 for lunch
sorrowja sorrowja 8 years
OMG I spent almost $100 - I bought 2 pants for work from Old Navy $35, Bus Ticket $20 ATM stop $20, Lunch $10 when to my second job got a Milk shake $8 and fries $5 - It was a very LONG day. Today - Tuesday and for the rest of the week only $16 I stop at Wal-Mart on my way into work and got a ton of snacks. I also took my lunch and breakfast to work.
ilanac13 ilanac13 8 years
i've slowly learned to reduce what i spend most days now. i get an iced green tea ($2.60) and perhaps i'll go back and get my iced coffee after 2pm for $2.00 but that's basically all i'm spending these days.
bellaressa bellaressa 8 years
NADA.
dcfashionista dcfashionista 8 years
lunch $5.38 lunch for BF $6.00 gas station $1.00
aistea311 aistea311 8 years
$0! I made sure to go straight home after work to avoid spending a dime :true:
Shadowcat14 Shadowcat14 8 years
Shoot me I had to buy gas. Only paid $3.47 a gallon though,gas is about the only cheap thing in Jersey.
gemsera gemsera 8 years
£1100/$2200... I bought a car. Actually it was a little bit more if you factor in insurance, petrol, etc. But yeah ALOT and I wont be spending a dime from now on if I can help it!
g1amourpuss g1amourpuss 8 years
$37 -- but I put $11 in gas in my corolla, and $15 in my pathfinder. $6.99 for grilled chicken at the grill next door because I forgot to bring chicken to cook at work for my salad. And my husband said he spent $5 at chickfilet (however spelled. I never go there). Pretty inexpensive day, minus the gasoline. Good idea to keep a tally, I never thought of that! Thanks.
Berlin Berlin 8 years
$89...it's the weekly grocery shopping for me and my lovie, and a lotto scratch-off:) Hey I won back the $5 lol.
hithatsmybike hithatsmybike 8 years
$350. But I was shopping! This isn't a weekly thing! (okay shopping is totally a weekly thing but usually not this extravagant)
Fiend Fiend 8 years
i have cheerios in my desk at work so i had those for breakfast and i had a tv dinner for lunch so i spent zilch today.. yay!!
Kazagirl Kazagirl 8 years
Over $200. $84 at Walmart on school supplies and other stuff. $109 on groceries. BUT I am a college student and this is my first week back at school. I usually don't spend this much.
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