Is Your Spending Normal?

Over the past year, one of the most popular features here at Get Rich Slowly has been the monthly “how much do you spend on X?” question. I started these informal and unscientific surveys on a whim. I wanted too see what sort of spending ranges we held as a population of relatively money-savvy citizens.

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ASK NEWS:
  • Tax hike still keeping Japan households from spending - Yahoo! Finance
    TOKYO (Reuters) - Nearly 60 percent of Japanese households cut spending after last year's sales tax hike and most continue to withhold consumption, a ...
    04/2/2015 - 3:40 pm | View Link
  • New Hogan spending plan withholds money for schools, pay raises - Washington Post
    Hogan gives little ground on spending, renews call for tax cuts - Baltimore Sun
    04/2/2015 - 3:38 pm | View Link
  • 2 Retail ETFs to Play the Consumer Spending Surge - Yahoo! Finance
    2 Retail ETFs to Play the Consumer Spending Surge - ETF News And ... - Zacks.com
    04/2/2015 - 2:31 pm | View Link
  • The Emergence Of China's New Frugal Class President Xi has ... - Forbes.com
    In his anti-corruption campaign, President Xi has calculated exactly how much spending is too much.  Much of China’s President Xi Jinping ’s
    04/2/2015 - 12:21 pm | View Link
  • Christie Cutting Transportation Spending, Senators Say - Washington Post
    “New Jersey’s needs come second to his presidential ... - Bloomberg
    04/2/2015 - 5:54 am | View Link
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YAHOO NEWS:
  • Consumer Spending On Ice: S&P 500 Uptrend Still Intact For Spring
    Americans socked away a surprisingly large chunk of change in February as they reined in spending and hoarded savings from lower gasoline prices, putting a crimp in the economy. And they felt good about ...
    04/2/2015 - 11:08 am | View Link
  • Tax hike still keeping Japan households from spending
    Nearly 60 percent of Japanese households cut spending after last year's sales tax hike and most continue to withhold consumption, a Bank of Japan survey showed, highlighting the challenges of reviving an economy struggling to edge out of recession. The survey also showed that while households saw economic conditions improve and income rise, they remained hesitant of boosting spending ...
    04/2/2015 - 3:27 am | View Link
  • US construction spending falls for second month in February
    WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. construction spending slipped for the second month in February, pulled down by a drop in single-family home building.
    04/1/2015 - 12:52 pm | View Link
  • US construction spending drops in February, but pickup expected in spring and summer
    U.S. construction spending slipped for the second month in February, pulled down by a drop in single-family home building.
    04/1/2015 - 10:31 am | View Link
  • U.S. construction spending falls for second straight month
    U.S. construction spending unexpectedly fell in February and the prior month's outlays were revised to show a steeper decline than previously estimated, which could see economists further mark down their ...
    04/1/2015 - 10:03 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Malcolm Bruce: Lib Dems can stop spending sprees or right wing frolics
    Sir Malcolm Bruce was on the Today programme this morning, making a robust case for voting Liberal Democrat, showing what we can bring to a coalition – stable government, with Liberal Democrat policies being implemented. We can anchor UK to centre ground ...
    04/18/2015 - 8:51 pm | View Link
  • Campaigners call for cut in military spending
    CAMPAIGNERS in Basildon have called on the Government to invest in public services rather than spend on the military. The South Essex Campaign Against the Arms Trade held a people’s ballot, asking the public to vote on how they wanted public money spent.
    04/18/2015 - 8:31 pm | View Link
  • Christie’s cowardly idea: Medicaid spending cap
    Not “It.” That’s the message of Chris Christie’s — and Congress’ — allegedly bold but deceptively cowardly proposals to tamp down government spending. The issue came up last week when Christie, New Jersey’s Republican governor and an ...
    04/18/2015 - 7:42 pm | View Link
  • State spending inequity: An insidious shift in priorities
    If the people of Iowa could vote on where to increase state spending, they probably would put education and natural resources at the top of the list. Yet the Legislature's priorities aren't always the same as the public's. This year, schools will be ...
    04/18/2015 - 5:38 pm | View Link
  • UF spending $800,000 to remove mercury from O’Connell Center
    The University of Florida is removing mercury from the main floor of the O’Connell Center arena. The dangerous substance was included as an additive in concrete 35 years ago when the building was constructed on campus. The school is spending more than $ ...
    04/18/2015 - 4:07 am | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • Living Well Spending Less®
    The adventure of finding the Good Life on a budget
    04/16/2015 - 6:38 pm | View Website
  • News Release: Personal Income and Outlays
    Data on gross domestic product (GDP), personal income/outlays, corporate profits, fixed assets, government receipts/expenditures. Plus interactive national income and ...
    04/16/2015 - 3:10 pm | View Website
  • Home [www.usaspending.gov]
    What is USAspending.gov? USAspending.gov is the publicly accessible, searchable website mandated by the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006 to ...
    04/16/2015 - 3:03 pm | View Website
  • Policy Basics: Where Do Our Federal Tax Dollars Go ...
    Non-partisan research and policy institute working on federal and state fiscal policies and public programs that affect low- and moderate-income Americans
    04/16/2015 - 11:42 am | View Website
  • Welcome
    Upload. Upload any kind of financial data to OpenSpending and explore it with our built-in interactive visualizations. Users publish budgets, procurements, spending ...
    04/16/2015 - 9:19 am | View Website
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