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Spare Change



when your at the store try to use you cash and keep your change then at the end of the day take all the change from your pocket, wallets and purses and put it in the container you will be suprised how fast it grows

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  • My boyfriend does this too. He pays cash for everything too so it adds up pretty quick. I dont really do this myself because I use my bank card for almost everything. If I have cash in my pocket I tend to spend it faster. - by JEN_1680
    I do this too! It really does add up! I use my "pocket change" money to buy myself a reward every month for all the progress I have made in changing my lifestyle. - by AUDREYM82
  • I do this with the change, but also with money I have left over each month, or what's remaining from my budget (that I've saved in different ways) and then add that to my "fun" spending for vacation. - by LEGALSEC20
  • I do this too. I try to save for at least 3 mos at a time. I use it for my "girl's" day out with my friend when we go shopping. I usually end up with $50.00, sometimes less sometimes more. The most I have cashed in is about $90.00. I Don't feel so guilty when I don't have to use too much from the checking account. You are right, it is amazing how quick it add up. - by BABYCAKES1984
  • I do this as well. Only problem is that I leave it in the bottom of purse, and when it just gets too heavy I cash it in. Usually I have about $20 -$25 in change. They always laugh at me at the bank. - by ARDELIAC
    good idea - by LADYBELL
  • I do this all the time and when my piggy bank is full I sit watching TV and roll up the coins, then I take it to the bank and put it into my saving ACct which I don't use it is for emergencies and for my retirement. - by KNITTABLES

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