Wild Thoughts for April

Wild Thoughts #1


You will spend 12-18% more when you use a credit card versus cash, according to a Dun and Bradstreet study.  In other studies, I have read as high as 34%.  So cut your spending by using cash.  Give it a try and watch what happens because credit cards encourage impulse buying; whereas, if you have to fork over the cash, there is a sensation of loss.  Credit cards seem like friction-free-spending, yet 60% of credit card users can’t pay off what they owe each month, so consider cash and watch how much better you manage your money.

Wild Thoughts #2


“The shortest distance between two points is to DO God’s Will.”

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Martha Wild King, M. Ed., Author

The Frugal Catholic: Learn to live on less to give and save more.