How To Manage Your Money Responsibly And Still Have A Social Life

Give Yourself A Cash Allowance

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If the whole separate bank account thing isn’t working out for you, there’s always the option of giving yourself a monthly cash allowance. Much like what your parents gave you when you were younger, once your run out, it’s over.

Having physical money might help you keep better track of how much you have to spend that way you can plan accordingly and not end up running out early on in the month.