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    money, money, no where?

    Ever noticed now days, with increasing online sales, that we hardly ever see money now? besides a few quid here and there..... I mean, you get paid it goes in your bank, you spend it on some online shop, then a week later you get a knock on your door, we don't even have to look at money now, and still get the goods....

    Great stuff - desgined for lazy people, no doubt

    ^^ or is this just me? I seriously hardly ever see cash now, besides a few quid here and there, and when i put cash into my bank, to pay for online stuff

    How about you? you the new breed of human, spending all there moolah online and not seeing a penny? or are you 10 years behind and still stopping off at the shops? Or perhaps abit of both?

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    Personally i try to pay with my debit card whenever possible for everything. If i withdraw money from my bank, its just gets wasted.

    Its is incredibly easy though to spend money you dont have on plastic you need to aty in control and its hard

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    i prefer to pay in cash, seems to get that way after you reach 20.. i just carry about £20 in me pocket at all times - much faster than signing a bloody piece of paper each time
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    i get my money in cash from job.. only get about £50 a week.. my mum an dad can always spend cash for the shopping and petrol so i give them that and they just transfer some from there account to mine. lazy++

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    What about going to the pub? That is where the majority of my money goes . I hope you do not pay on card for every round. If you do then, grr, stop holding us all up . Gr44, where in Beds do you live?
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    I dont like having cash either - it's just there to be spent.

    I always think about whats in my bank - not in my wallet - anything in my wallet's a bonus thats allowed to be spent regardless!

    If going to the pub, then I take out the shear maximum Im willing to or should spend.

    I dont like cash - unless Im counting lots of it . . . and it's mine. All mine

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    rofl, dont do it! youll never online shop again

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    Online good

    Virtual Online World = Good

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    Virtual Money if I could only convert it hehe

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    im ashamed to say that im 21 and i still have to go the bank to get money out :-( not changed my account since i was 16 and starting my first proper job.... didnt even know what an OD was until about six weeks ago!


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    i get paid in cash, ~£50 a week, so i never really bother puttin any in the bank. i do budget it to last me the week, so it doesn't all go in a day on drink, drugs and ciggies. if i wanna buy summat online, i just stick some cash into my bank account and spend it that way. otherwise, i'm too lazy to be drawing out money from a machine each nite when i go out.

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    I was paid cash in hand for my last job - but it was a pain in the arse coz I would take out what I think I should take, but always needed more.

    Electronic cash - way to the future. Though Im not up for sticking a chip up my erse!

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    Cash to pay for lunch

    Switch for everything else...Cash is messy because it just dosn't stick around and seems to leak into pointless things!
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