Do You Know How to Budget Your Money?

FINANCE

Zoe Samuel

6 Min Quiz

An item of apparel is buy one get one half off! Do you buy?

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They're having a promotion on toilet paper where you get 25% off if you buy $50 worth. Do you buy?

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How often do you go to dinner and stick to your budget?

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Do you know what compound interest is?

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Are you good at math?

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Do you pay bills on time?

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You have a bad month and have to choose two out of three: rent, health insurance, and electricity. Which should you NOT pay?

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Have you ever bought a purse on credit?

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What's an example of "good" debt?

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What's an example of very bad debt?

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Have you ever had to move home for financial reasons?

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Have you ever not gotten a second (or third etc) date despite a real emotional connection, because your partner was so shocked at your lack of financial acumen?

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What one thing is it always a good idea to just bite the bullet and spend the money on?

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What's an example of a good item to be cheap about?

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It's Christmas and an unexpected expense gobbled up your gift budget. What's a good way to handle that?

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Do you use Mint or a similar budgeting app?

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Do you have investments?

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If you cracked a tooth and your insurance wouldn't cover it, what would you do?

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Have you ever dodged a call from a debt collector?

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Do you know your credit score?

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Do you believe money is the root of all evil?

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Do you know how much you spend on alcohol?

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Do you think rich people probably got there by crushing poor people?

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Which is more expensive, being rich or being poor?

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Have you ever declared bankruptcy?

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Have you ever taken out a loan from a friend and just sort of never paid them back?

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What's a cost-effective way to get your protein?

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What's one good investment you can make at home to save on your heating bill?

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What's the corresponding way to save on your cooling bill?

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Do you count your chickens before they hatch?

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About This Quiz

Unless you're born to stupendous wealth, at some point in your life you should learn to budget. The luckiest of us are taught this growing up, but not everyone picks up this vital adult skill as early as they should. How are you at budgeting?

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