Sunday, August 19, 2007

Spending Aug 11 - 18

My stomach = $56.61 ( I just had to crave pizza, bread sticks and hot wings - Dominoes anyone?)

The ride = $30.00

Train fare = $4.00

Shelter = $910.50

Shelter upkeep = $7.46

Credit cards = $411.04

Clothing & Accessories = $10.65 ( I got a pair of shoes and capri pants for this price) Bargainnnnnn!!!

I need to reign in my cravings for certain things. They can be pricey.

I did not keep the best records for the past few days. Things got kinda crazy and I might be forgetting one or two things.


Sistah Ant said...

One thing that helps me keep track of what I spent is having a special place to stash receipts - I have a pocket in my wallet and I habitually (it used to be 'consciously') tuck receipts in it as I walk away from the register.

femmme said...

Im right there with ya. It is so hard to keep track and if you want to really make and money you are supposed to sit home and make toys out of toilet paper rolls or some shit... while being dressed like a vagabond from the godwill in scabies-infested clothes

Moneymonk said...

I find it hard writing down what I spend everyday. I just pay myself first, bills second and whatever is leftover I'm free to do whatever.

You doing good, you are better than me. I am not that meticulously!

Opinionated Diva said...

shoes AND pants for ten dollars and sixty-five cents???? say word!

Ummmm where was this?

Opinionated Diva said... that ten missing a zero?

Nitty-Gritty said...

I did this on my vacation and we spend a pretty penny... Now I have to start saving all over again... I want a house, but I need to save money first.

The Diva's Thoughts said...

$10.65 for shoes and capri pants!!!! You are my hero!!! Wow!

Tired of being broke said...

Am new at the writing things down, so am still learning as I go.

To the Divas: no a zero is not missing. this was at Old Navy, the pants were $3.00+ and the shoes were $7.00+.

I loves me some bargains.

Lulu said...

I love Dominoes too I know how you feel.

Ms. Behaving said...

You gone have to put a sista on....which Old Navy did you manage to find them??

Shew I gotta take the kids school shopping this weekend.

It might do me some good to know :-)

Now about that record keeping...looking good lady...lookin' pretty darn good!!!

Single Ma said...

Wish my 'shelter' was $900. *rollin my eyez @ U* LOL

Nice find on the shoes and pants.

My problem is eating out too. What iz we g'on do?

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