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What would be the first thing to go if you had to cut back?

mine would be clothes shopping.

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Apr1l

Asked by Apr1l at 3:28 PM on Jan. 8, 2010 in Money & Work

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  • Going out to eat on the weekends.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:29 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • We have already cut back so I can be a SAHM, if something happened that we would have to cut back more, than I would have to go out a get a job.
    Nathskitten

    Answer by Nathskitten at 3:30 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • Thankfully we don't over extend ourselves.. I guess if there were anything to cut back on it would be the gas we spend in the summer on our jet ski's.. We own our cars, only have a mortgage and no credit cards or outstanding loans so I think we're pretty safe.
    MrsLeftlane

    Answer by MrsLeftlane at 3:33 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • The only thing left to cut out would be my coffee so 1.38 * 365 = 503.70 I think that is a drop in the bucket compared to buying a new car when I wreck mine from falling a sleep at the wheel LOL Maybe the dog instead JK I would never do that.
    Fordmomma

    Answer by Fordmomma at 3:34 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • I don't eat out..that was last years resolution and aside from planned dates with friends, I've stuck to it. No nails or hair. Well I use loreal extra light golden brown 6.99 about once every 3 months. Thats a big saving from the 170.00 every 3 months I use to spend. I don't really need to buy clothes, I don't go any where so the same old things work. I guess I could cut the home decor stuff....I only buy things here and there..but in my excuse my home does need some decor.

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:39 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • My husband
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 3:43 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • eating out and cable.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:50 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • lol at rkoloms.
    And I don't think she was kidding either.

    We'd cut our cable internet and TV.
    We wouldn't go out to eat. Whch we rarely do anyhow.
    We would close off as much of the house as possible to save heat and electricity.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 3:53 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • probably the cable. Also wouldn't eat out as much, or as nice.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 4:05 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • we have cut back - eating out, extra spending on 'stuff', impulse buying.

    hypermamaz

    Answer by hypermamaz at 4:39 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

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