Snapshot: Money Envelopes

Sunday, February 6th, 2011 at 7:41 pm

The envelope system of money management is wonderful, particularly if you’ve made yourself some snazzy money envelopes from old grocery bags.

Money envelopes

Disadvantages of the envelope system?

Figuring out which envelopes to use when purchasing loads of tie-dye stuff for the dozen(?) or more girls (you don’t know) who are coming to your house to have a tie dye party next weekend.

I’m over-the-top excited to get to know Highland Park’s teenaged girls.

And I figured out the money envelope thing eventually–how ’bout a little from household, a little from clothing, a little from toiletries, and what’s left of mad money?


Reader Comments (2):

  1. Monica says:

    Do you have directions on making your envelopes? Looks pretty cool!

  2. Aunt Kathy says:

    Charitable contribution or mission work – that is if you have envelopes for those!

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