Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

if you are cutting expenses, what is the first thing that you would cut?

 
Bubbie0809

Asked by Bubbie0809 at 9:47 PM on Oct. 27, 2010 in Money & Work

Level 31 (47,643 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (13)
  • Eating Out
    Honda309

    Answer by Honda309 at 10:16 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • cable/satellite, eating out and gym memberships.
    mckomet

    Answer by mckomet at 9:48 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • cable, internet, cell phones
    kjbennett26

    Answer by kjbennett26 at 9:48 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • We cut cable as a way of cutting expenses. The next thing to go would be our Y membership if need be. I stopped buying books and get about 90% of my books from the library.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 9:54 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • about same but also extra spending fancy coffee or such
    raisingmen

    Answer by raisingmen at 9:50 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • My own hair. Seriously!! I'd cut my hair myself : ) why need a beautician to cut my hair. I know how i like it anyways.

    lol ! No but, if we could live with nothing but the bare essentials, keep just the hot water, and pay rent,... lose cable, and not get so much in fast food. Walking more, not taking the car. Carpooling.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:53 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • Getting take aways, coffees, movies, drinks, convenience foods from the supermarket, junk foods,cell phones, internet, kids allowances, use public transportation, fundraisers/donations.
    QandA

    Answer by QandA at 9:57 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • 1. Eating out
    2. Netflix
    3. Cable
    4. Internet
    AshleyBishop06

    Answer by AshleyBishop06 at 10:05 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • 1. My husband going out every Thursday. lol
    2. land line and movie channels.
    mommy2each

    Answer by mommy2each at 10:29 PM on Oct. 27, 2010

  • Personally, I would cut the eating out habit! That would include sodas, coffees, etc.
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 11:41 PM on Oct. 27, 2010