Beer Pong Tournament

July 1, 2008 0 Comments

“I bought beer for my beer pong tournament. yeah bush!” Matt, 24, RecruiterBel Air, Maryland

RC Monster Truck

June 30, 2008 0 Comments

“I used the stimulus money to fund my RC Hobby and bought myself a new RC Monster Truck.” Carlos, 18, RetailMiami, Florida

Soft Touch

June 29, 2008 0 Comments

“I paid for my Grandaughters graduation party. Her stepdad was fired from his job on the previous Monday and her mother hadn’t received her “Bush” money. Even when she gets it she will have to pay the rent… I paid for the party all 1000.00 of it. I did have it earmarked to pay off …

Dentist, Camp and Swing

June 26, 2008 0 Comments

“$900 check Spent $275 on summer camp Spent $280 on a ceder swing Paid $300 on overdue dentist bill. “ Nancy, 46, social workerLivonia , MI

No Day But Today

June 21, 2008 0 Comments

“I used my stimulus check to subscribe to the 2008-2009 theater season in the San Francisco Bay Area.” antonijan, 25, studentsan francisco, ca

Groceries, investment, and strippers

June 20, 2008 0 Comments

“I spent my $600 rebate on store gift cards at Albertsons. They matched it with a 10% bonus, so I got $660 to put towards my grocery bills. Since that was money I was going to spend anyway, I also transferred $150 to my IRA, $150 to my Roth IRA, $150 to, and went …

Day at the lake

June 19, 2008 0 Comments

“I rented this jet ski so we could enjoy a rather quite and peaceful day on the lake with friends and family. Took my Son to Ripley’s belive it or not. And to top it off we went wild at Subway and ordered a 5.00 footlong. it was crazy… “ Henry Johnson, 30Arlington, tx

It’s all Greek to me!

June 18, 2008 0 Comments

“We used our stimulus check to buy some greek cookies from the recent Greek Festival in Winston-Salem, NC. (Notice the crumb in the upper eyelash from the mad-greek-cookie-gnawing that took place moments before this picture was snapped)Also, we bought evil eye charms (it’s a greek thing), gas for the car, baby food, baby formula, baby …

Money well spent

June 12, 2008 0 Comments

“I used my stimulus to get two brand new tires and an alignment that i needed badly, i bought a camera and i have some saved up for a kit that i need when i start school in the fall. “ Novelyn, 22, Pitt County Memorial Hospital/ Patients Transprter PT/ StudentGreenville , NC

Better safe then sorry…

June 12, 2008 0 Comments

“Bought a CMMG lower reciever from a local gunshop. I figure with Obama’s crazy gun stance, I better build a rifle before he tries to take it away from me! Hopefully it doesn’t go that far…Thanks dubs!” John, 32, SoftwareBothell, WA