How would you make $300 last a year?
ive been given $300 to budget myself and make last 365 days however, as a teenager, i need help to manage my money. the $300 is for when i go hang out with my friends and such. so if i ever need money to go to a movie, or go to mcdonalds cause im hungry, or even to go shopping, i cant ask my parents for money. how would you make $300 last a year? help me figure out how much to spend on hanging out, how often i should go out, what i should buy if i go out to eat, and generally how much i should spend each time i go out. ideas? thanks.
Asked By: reality check .™ - 2/13/2010
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$300 to last a YEAR? Okay. I'm great with budgeting but this is going to be extremely tough. You didn't say exactly how old of a teenager you are. There's a wide swing between 13 and 18, and if you're 16 or over, you should get a part time job to supplement this money, so I'll figure you're 13-15 being given this kind... More
Answered By: ♥♥♥RKO♥♥♥ - 2/13/2010
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Well, you figure that $300 a year is the same as $25 a month, or less than $6 a week. I don't see how you can have a whole lot of fun with just that, especially in the summer. Maybe you could get a job?
Answered By: $0.02 RETURNS - 2/13/2010
use the $300 to make yourself some money.trade video games,comic books,guitars,etc. buylow, sell high. i bought a drumset in may for $260 and sold it right before xmas for $375.that math won't work for u, but that's the idea.
Answered By: diesel dadddyy - 2/13/2010
The little things are the ones that add up the most, so you have to cut them out completely... More
Answered By: Motorhead - 2/13/2010
First, you have to realize that you won't be able to spend money every day. This works out to about 82 cents a day, or a little over five bucks a week. So you have to decide what things you want to spend your money on the most. You will probably be able to do only one thing a week, so you have to decide whether to... More
Answered By: Jessica - 2/13/2010
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