Tagged With Spending

4 emotional hacks you can start using today to keep you sticking to your financial plan that could save you thousands


A step-by-step guide to writing a personal check, for when Venmo isn't an option


The pandemic has disrupted how the wealthiest Americans allocate the $7 trillion they spend in a quarter. Their hobby choices are already shaking the economy.



US consumer spending spiked a record 8.2% in May as personal incomes fell


The Australian economy is showing tentative signs of growth as shoppers return to stores and cafes


I received a $1,000 stimulus check from the government — here's exactly what I did with it



I used my stimulus check to make my last student loan payment, and I know I'm in a uniquely privileged position


Australians are riding bikes, ditching cash and starting side hustles during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here's how our money habits have changed.


I compared my normal weekly spending to a week in lockdown, and I'm going to end up saving hundreds of dollars


I spent almost $600 in April on services I didn't get, but I don't mind because that money keeps my community intact


My family saved over $400 in a month by staying home during the pandemic — here's exactly how we spent our money pre- and post-coronavirus


Panic buying saw Australia's retail sector record its best month ever in March – setting it up for a tremendous fall in April



We don't need our stimulus check to pay bills, so we're using a needs/wants/savings formula to split it 3 ways


I'll be getting my $1,200 stimulus check soon, and I know exactly what to spend it on: therapy


I'm making 3 changes to my spending that are just strict enough to protect me if I lose my income to the coronavirus


Watching my income dwindle has shown me the true difference between financial 'wants' and 'needs,' and how I should really be spending my money



Staying home has cut our spending by about 50%, but instead of saving that cash we're giving it to our friends in need


I thought I was on track to be debt-free in 2020, but the coronavirus showed me how I've been wasting money for years


The $3,900 stimulus check for my family of 5 won't cover even a month of expenses, so we're spending it on home repairs instead


A roundup of apps you can use to track your spending and make sure you're hitting your 2020 budget goals