September 27, 2018
Quiz: What Your Spending Habits Say About You
What Do Your Spending Habits Say About You?
Do you remember the saying that states “you are what you eat”? Well in this case, you are what you buy!
Your spending habits say the most about how frugal you really are. In many cases, people think they love to save, but what they bring home from the store tells a different story. Knowing the truth is the first step in changing your habits and lifestyle, which is why we put together this quiz that puts you through some hypothetical shopping scenarios. Enjoy!
You believe money is meant to be spent! Sometimes you may spend more money than you should or live beyond your means. However, you are extremely generous with friends and often support charitable causes.
You'll spend money if you're sure you're getting a great deal. You love bargains, clipping coupons and clearance items, you rarely pay full price for something.
Your savings creates a sense of security for you. You probably have a very detailed budget. You know when and how you will spend money on safe investments.
You generally don't pay attention to money at all. For you, money is not a tool that creates security. Instead, you spend money whenever you see fit. If you had a large bank account or a small one, it wouldn't make a big difference for you.
You're thirsty. What do you buy at the store?
How often do you think about making a purchase for longer than 48 hours?
You need a new TV, what do you do?
How often do you use coupons?
What do you do when you go out to eat with a large group of people?
You receive $20,000 unexpectedly, what do you do?
Your car breaks down and ruins your day. How do you respond?
Do you have a budget?
How do you feel about credit cards?
When you think about retirement how do you feel?