Thursday, June 4, 2009

Not A Shopaholic At All!

I'm looking at today's topic for wifespeaks, and I just could not resist answering this quiz. I know I'm on the "kuripot" (frugal or stingy) side...this probably just shows how much! My answers are in orange, by the way.

Shopping Allowance…
(a) Hubby gives me on a monthly basis…
(b) I save up for my own.
(c) Non-existent.
(d) Depending on whatever’s left in the budget.
Others: I pool our incomes and allot a small weekly allowance for each of us. What we do we with that allowance is our own business. :P

The bulk of my shopping money or “extra cash” goes to…
(a) Bags
(b) Shoes
(c) Clothes
(d) Jewelry
(e) Books (and magazines) -- but not lately
(f) Gadgets
(g) Make-Up
(h) All of the Above
Others: _________

The one kikay item that I can never live without, even if it’s worth my last penny is _________. Can't think of any...not a kikay person! :P

The most expensive kikay item that I have or had, but I think is worth every centavo is ______. Does my Tag watch count? I didn't buy it though, it was a give from my mom :)

The best place to shop for affordable but quality goods is at:
For Clothes/ Bags/ Shoes: SM -- they've got it all!
For Gadgets: Greenhills
For Books: ebay, Books for Less
For Make-Up: Watson's
For Jewelry: Ongpin

If you cannot afford a brand new Louis Vuitton, you will…
(a) Buy pre-owned ones at lower prices
(b) Save up and wait until you can afford it
(c) Swipe the card anyway and think about the bills later
(d) Buy a similar type from the more affordable brand

Who is the bigger spender in terms of shopping?
(a) Me!
(b) The Hubby!
(c) Same

Have you ever splurged on something that was not really worth it? If yes, what item?

Can't thing of anything right now.

Is there any kikay item or any gadget that you are currently saving up for, care to share?

We want an HD video camera and a digital SLR. :)

Are you the type who goes to the mall, and can never leave empty-handed?

No (My husband's lucky!)


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This is my contribution to Wifespeaks: Fab Finds Thursday.

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