Grand Junction Peeps Would Do This If We Had an Extra $500
What would you do if $500 magically appeared out of nowhere and landed on you? These are a few examples of what people from Grand Junction, Colorado would do with an extra $500.
Is this some part of a government stimulus program? Not at all. You'll have a chance to win a $500 gift card, and I'm curious what you would do with the money.
What Would You Do?
I asked on Facebook, "If you had an extra $500 to spend only on yourself, how would you spend it?" The overwhelming number of responses was surprising, to say the least. It's amazing how selfless people can be. The question specified "...to spend on yourself." Regardless, many replied they would spend the money on others.
The High Cost of Gas
Obviously, many replied they would spend the money to fill their gas tank... once.
Getting In Shape
A number of people replied they would spend the money on new clothing? Why? Several stated they have lost so much weight recently their old clothes no longer fit. That's awesome!
Travel To See Family
Another popular answer involves traveling to visit family some haven't seen in ages. In a few cases, people said they would use the money to pay for family to come to visit them.
One common and unfortunate answer involves major medical procedures some have been forced to put off.
This Could Be a Reality
We recently gave away a $500 Visa gift card. Before long we'll be giving away another. We call them Summer Fundz, and we're having a fun time giving them away. Be on the lookout for your next chance to win a $500 gift card.