If I can't see it...I don't have it!

Document created by kassie on May 31, 2016Last modified by amara.mastronardi@socialedgeconsulting.com on Dec 5, 2016
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I recently started working at a job that prefers direct deposit of payroll.  This is really great because I'm the type of person who spends money if I have it on me.


Here's the thing:  by having my payroll check direct deposited, and then I have an automatic transfer done from my checking account into my savings account (leaving me just a small portion of my paycheck), I don't realize how much I have that I COULD spend!  I've set things up so that I have $50 per week to spend (I live at home and don't have a car, so have very few expenses) and that's all I "see" so that's all I "know"


Has worked great for the past month or so, and expect it to carry me through until school starts!  Should save LOTS of money toward tuition