Something a little more fun this week a Quiz – Your ATTITUDES TO CASH
Read each situation and mark which option, A to E most applies to you
Have a Go ! – it’s a fun way to THINK about Money and if done with a family member a great opportunity to TALK about Money.
|What do you think about money ?||You never think about it||You get by||You feel that you shouldmanage it better||You’re pretty good at managing it||People ask you for advice|
|Saving money Is …||Something others do||Impossible||Something you aim to do||An important part of looking after your money||The whole point to life|
|Your attitude to retirement savings is||Your not saving – you’re too young||You keep thinking about it but don’t start||You have started a pension||You’re worked out how much you need to save||You try to save as much as you can|
|When shopping you like to …||Buy what you fancy||Have an idea of what you want but get side tracked||Make a list but don’t stick to it||Make a list and stick to it||Buy whatever is cheapest|
|What is your main aim in life when it comes to money ?||Don’t really have one||Buy whatever you want||Have enough to treat yourself regularly||Know what’s coming in and going out regularly||Save as much as possible|
Mostly A – You’re a debt collectors dream
You could be in trouble. If you carry on with this carefree approach you may find you end up in debt . Learn some simple tips for looking after your money.
Mostly B – Your a day to day debtor
You live for today. You never know quite where you are with your cash. A little bit of planning could make your life a lot simpler.
Mostly C – You’re a smart spender
You are reasonably in control, but would like a little more help. You just need to keep a closer track of your cash.
Mostly D – You’re a careful controller
You plan for every penny and the unexpected will not worry you.
Mostly E – You’re a squirrel
You love saving – try to learn to spend some today rather than just save for
For some help and guidance go to our favourite website for information and tips on Budgeting & Saving https://sandwell.betteroff.org.uk/