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Spender or Saver?

fluffycat Member Posts: 215 Pioneering

Spender or Saver? 16 votes

Spender !
Pixie51lisathomas50fluffycatBuzzardlegs 4 votes
easynewborn66MustangTori_Scopesaversam 5 votes
Mix of Spender / Saver
mikehughescqleeCalwilkowoodbinevikingqueenLuchia[Deleted User] 7 votes


  • fluffycat
    fluffycat Member Posts: 215 Pioneering
    Spender !
    Love to help the economy (local if possible) LOL

    Try to get best price if possible.

    Nice to treat self / pet. Get something useful / practical / refresh.

    (though to be good, bought some bonds to avoid spending LOL) 

  • 66Mustang
    66Mustang Community Co-Production Group Posts: 5,570 Disability Gamechanger
    I'm definitely a saver. I like putting money away for the future as you don't know what will happen later. As an example one day my benefits could be cut and I will be grateful to myself to be able to top them up with my savings. Another benefit is when something goes wrong that costs money, say something breaks, I can replace it immediately and then slowly pay back the money into my savings, rather than have to desperately save up, or worse, go into debt.
  • lisathomas50
    lisathomas50 Posts: 4,584 Disability Gamechanger
    Spender !
    To much of a spender when it comes to bath bombs  track suits  trainers and wax melts 
  • Caz_Alumni
    Caz_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 624 Pioneering
    I'm liking the poll @fluffycat!

    Definitely a saver. My father taught me well.

    Saying that, I can be a bit 'penny-wise and pound-foolish' from time to time :)
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  • easy
    easy Member Posts: 144 Pioneering
    I always save as I worry what will happen if I have no money. 
    However I think I must spend spend spend now, to help the local economy.
    I can't make up my mind what I need most though.
  • MarkM88
    MarkM88 Member Posts: 1,798 Pioneering
    I tend to save but just spend when I actually need to so I always have a goood balance. 
  • leeCal
    leeCal Member Posts: 4,227 Disability Gamechanger
    Mix of Spender / Saver
    Yes I’m a mixture but I save more than I spend definitely because I too have a fear of being broke 😲
  • wilko
    wilko Member Posts: 2,413 Disability Gamechanger
    Mix of Spender / Saver
    As as I get older and unable to do physical activities gardening and DIY ect I save more and find it easier to give my tools ect away instead of selling them on line ect. Always giving them where a need is going to use the items.
  • vikingqueen
    vikingqueen Member Posts: 548 Pioneering
    Mix of Spender / Saver
        I can honestly say I have everything I need and there's nothing much I can say I want. I've never been materialistic so I save to spend on things that need replacing. I will splurge on a holiday though B)


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