Do You Have Control of Your Money?

FINANCE

Tori Highley

6 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Financial counselors are a great resource for helping people get control of their finances. Not everyone needs help, so take this quiz to find out if you have control over your money.

Do you know how much you pay for coffee and snacks a month?

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Can you pay your rent every month on time?

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How frequently does checking your bank account surprise you?

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You forgot that you had to bring something to a potluck. What do you grab on the way to the party?

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How closely do you pay attention to your grocery bill while shopping?

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How many months of bills do you have in savings right now?

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What are your feelings about your primary bank?

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How many credit cards do you have?

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When did you last check your credit score?

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How do you feel about cash?

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How closely do you know what is in your bank account right now?

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How frequently do you sell objects to pay for bills at the end of the month?

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If invited for drinks after work, what is your first thought?

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It's the end of the month (i.e. end of budget), and your best friend just broke up with their significant other of three years. What do you do?

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Would you be able to cover a $500 emergency right now?

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Who do you ask for advice about money?

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Are you currently saving money for retirement?

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What is a CD?

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If you applied for a mortgage right now, do you think you would get it?

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Was the debt you have planned and thought out?

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When do you expect to be completely debt free?

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Do you use a credit union or a bank?

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If you suddenly were given $3,000, what would you do with it?

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How financially stressful is Christmas?

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If you are at Target and see a candle on clearance, what do you do?

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How realistic is your food budget?

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If your electric bill comes back higher than you expected, how do you react?

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What do you usually do for breakfast?

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If your friend comes to you asking for financial advice, what do you tell them?

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Do you have a financial plan for the next five years?

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