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

(minimum 6 characters)

2 Bumps

Are you cheap or thrifty?

Are you cheap or thrifty?

I think I am "thrifty"... it was on sale so I bought MORE... hahaha

.~*~._.~*~._.~*~.

~*Bump*~ when done if you are curious about others answers!

Answer Question
 
MommaClark3

Asked by MommaClark3 at 5:54 PM on Feb. 26, 2011 in Money & Work

Level 24 (19,159 Credits)
Answers (15)
  • I'm thrifty, definitely not cheap. I buy things wisely, not just getting the cheapest because it is cheapest.
    lovingmy4babies

    Answer by lovingmy4babies at 5:55 PM on Feb. 26, 2011

  • thrifty
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 5:57 PM on Feb. 26, 2011

  • thrifty, bc i will still spend money on gifts when i feel like it's important
    angevil53

    Answer by angevil53 at 5:58 PM on Feb. 26, 2011

  • neither
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 6:00 PM on Feb. 26, 2011

  • frugal
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:09 PM on Feb. 26, 2011

  • smart shopper :-D
    proudmom2510

    Answer by proudmom2510 at 6:10 PM on Feb. 26, 2011

  • I'm going with frugal here, we use what we have to it's fullest and spend our money wisely.
    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 6:30 PM on Feb. 26, 2011

  • "A hard-working man and a thrifty woman are the real treasures of any family.Smilie

    musicmom08

    Answer by musicmom08 at 9:17 PM on Feb. 26, 2011

  • I do not frivolously spend money.  I am not a shopper. However, as a woman who has always had a well paying career, if I want to buy something, I will buy it. I rarely indulge-

    Sisteract

    Answer by Sisteract at 11:29 PM on Feb. 26, 2011

  • I'm smart. I don't spend needlessly which, to my friends, seems to mean I'm cheap but the truth is I only buy what I need, save like crazy and then when I find something I really want or need, I have the money. That goes for everything from a new car (for which I have always paid cash) to designer handbags to everything in between. My home is paid for, it is clutter-free with more than enough closet space/storage space since I don't fill it up with needless junk, my kids college costs are paid for, my retirement is funded, and I don't lose any sleep at night worrying about money. My kids have also learned from me and the other thing my friends don't understand is why their teens are always asking for money and mine are not. That's because I taught them the value of a dollar and they have not been spoiled. I'm reaping the rewards and my friends are frazzled. Lessons to be learned there.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:04 AM on Feb. 27, 2011

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.