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- October 15, 2007 at 4:13 pm #253809
The long month verses the short was one of my curiosity. I am still
on hold for my first check. November will be my first 5 week check.
Even though I get a five week check this time around, only because of
my hire date and a silly rule they sprung on me after I started the
I like the idea of the menu’s and the envelope for shopping mid
month. This is something I need to do.
So many good ideas have been posted. I am thankful to everyone for
Good to know I am not alone.
— In Budget101_@yahoogroups.com, Idodc@… wrote:
> In a message dated 10/21/2007 12:09:22 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> lisa-di-anton@… writes:
> My question really is about living on a once a month payday and
> > budgeting bills.
> Sorry I didn’t see this one before… Iget paid once a month
> second wednesday of the month…which means some months it is 28
> pay days and others are 35 days… oy vay that 35 day one is a
> How to survive? I pay all the bills first…. that way I know the
> electric, etc are all out of the way…now I have to survive on
> I make menus for the month and make sure that I buy or have on
> everything needed for the menu so I don’t have to be running to the
store.. I have an
> envelope that I stash for 25 per week for fresh stuff from the
> milk, fruits,etc) I only take out 25 when I go to the store..that
is all I can
> I put the amount I need for gas for the month in another envelope
> week I fill the car up and only take out what I need to do that for
> I put 200 in savings and pray like crazy I don’t have to tap it at
> of the month or that an emergency comes up..
> good luck!
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