It looks like starting the game from scratch will be a two pronged approach. One is to make more money (hopefully letting the money in this account make more money). The other is to find more money in the budget.
I know if I cut into our lifestyle – our already lean budget – it’s no longer a game. I’m going to tread very carefully there. Having said that, we use software that makes our checking account act like an electronic envelope system. Today is the day I make menus and buy groceries. There is $3.17 left over before adding the new week’s food money.
Here’s what’s needed for the first 10 levels:
I transferred $3.15 to my savings account bringing the total to $8.15. First day (I actually did this several days ago) and I’m on Level 11. Sweet!