Well .... we spent $77 on liquor but I could make the argument that is a true need. Like chocolate - can you live without it? Yes. Would you want to? No!
|You know I like my Manhattans|
Anyway, I'm pleased but also a bit disappointed because I've really enjoyed adding up the money I saved and converting it into gallons of gas.
December total = $110
November total = $ 88
Grand total = $198
My aversion to buying stuff I don't need so I can travel the way I want = deep satisfaction. Us middle-class types have to make choices. But, in this case, the choice is pain-free. Get Rich Slowly discusses the same concept - conscious spending - in today's post.
I think I'm going to be thrilled with my savings progress for the month - I'll report it as soon as the dust settles around the numbers.