No wonder everyone’s in debt. According to a new poll, the average American breaks their budget and overspends to the tune of $143 a week . . . or $7,429 a YEAR.
76% of us feel guilty about overspending. Just 10% find it is easy to stick to a budget. And the #1 thing we overspend on is something your parents never had to factor in. Here are the top ten things that break our budget . . .
- Online shopping. 40% of people said they spend too much buying stuff online.
- Subscription services, like Netflix.
- Buying lunch every day instead of packing one.
- Household essentials.
- Food delivery.
- Gym memberships.
- Entertainment, including movies and concerts.