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Free Bagel and Money In

November 14th, 2017 at 05:37 pm

This morning I participated in Bagel Day at Planet Fitness -- yummy Everything Bagel from Panera, along with a cup of coffee. Schmear, too.

I got almost $11 in Discover cashback dollars, and I received $30 in Amazon gift cards today. They came from cashed-in points on a closed credit card. I will apply the $30 to my Amazon account. When I get paid, I'll be ordering from Amazon to finish up my Christmas shopping.

I usually don't mention it, but I continue to find small change, and I'm now working toward reaching $90 in cash picked up from the ground!

Meals today: more soup for lunch, and for dinner, I will make tuna/egg salad. I don't have any bread to make a sandwich, but I could put it in a tortilla -- or just eat it with a fork!

Someone threw away a partially-used roll of Christmas wrapping paper so I snagged it from the dumpster. I can't see that anything is wrong with it. I was lucky enough to grab it before any "dirty" garbage was dumped on top of it. It's actually pretty cute paper and I've already wrapped a present in it.

So -- all this free stuff and extra income, and no spending at all! That means I just increased my net worth, right?

3 Responses to “Free Bagel and Money In”

  1. My English Castle Says:

    You've made me laugh with the dumpster diving. I love it!

  2. rob62521 Says:

    Wow, $90 in change. That's wonderful. My change collecting isn't even close to $5 for the year.

    Good score on the wrapping paper!

  3. CB in the City Says:

    The $90 was not found this year. I started counting in 2011, and that's what I've found since then.

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