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Do you blow

your tax refund..or save it for unexpected bills throughout the year?

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ria7

Asked by ria7 at 3:35 PM on Sep. 28, 2010 in Money & Work

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Answers (13)
  • i usually spends it on some bill so i can catch up with them
    mommylisar

    Answer by mommylisar at 3:36 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • Catch up on bills, the rest in savings :0)
    bjojola

    Answer by bjojola at 3:37 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • 1/3 goes to pay off bills, 1/3 to savings, and 1/3 to junk or family project. Last years went to remodeling the bathroom
    wildwiccan83

    Answer by wildwiccan83 at 3:40 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • We always put it into savings.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:52 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • We usually get some things we need that we had been putting off and pay the rest on bills. Last years we put new tires on my car and bought a new tv. The rest went on the credit card bill.
    August07Mom

    Answer by August07Mom at 4:58 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • The first year we got one I think we blew it. 2nd year all but $100 of it went to debt. This year it will be the same thing. Debt and savings (since we'll hopefully be debt free by then).

    Anyway I don't think we blow it IMO.
    Erica_Smerica

    Answer by Erica_Smerica at 5:51 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • We usually do a bit of both. We usually buy things we need or pay bills that need to be paid, and then we will spend the rest of it on doing things as a family (movies, dinner, etc.).
    QueenMomma2023

    Answer by QueenMomma2023 at 6:32 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • Usually pay things off, buy a few fun things, then save the rest.
    stressedmomma13

    Answer by stressedmomma13 at 6:48 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • We spend it on debt and then use the rest to take care of home repairs. We bought a fixer-upper that is still in the fixing stage!
    science_spot

    Answer by science_spot at 10:01 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • No refund-
    Sisteract

    Answer by Sisteract at 12:13 AM on Sep. 29, 2010

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