My Financial Accountability: Days 1 and 2
So, in the spirit of New York magazine and other budgeters who have come before me, I present:
Newbie to NYC's Spending Journal for Mid-April
I want to do this for a week at the very least. Let's get on with it, shall we?
Monday, April 9, 2006
Banana -- $.35
Laundry (washer and dryer -- heck yes, I do my own laundry) -- $5.25
FICO credit score online at myfico.com (this was something I've been meaning to get for some time, and thanks to my new favorite website retailmenot.com, I saved 20 percent) -- $12.76
Total for 4/9/2006: $18.36
Tuesday, April 10, 2006
Breakfast, two hard-boiled eggs and a cup of grapes: $3.16
Lunch, falafel sandwich and Diet Coke: $5.75
Two glasses of wine with roommate at a steakhouse in the neighborhood: $20
Total for 4/10/2006: $28.91
Heckles/words of encouragement/bursts of creativity welcome in the comments section.