Thanks to everyone who entered our “Budget Or Blow It” competition on our Fair Go Finance Facebook Page. We asked our entrants to tell us in 15 words or less, what they would tell their friend to do, if they suddenly received some bonus cash? Would they recommend them to Budget or Blow It? So here are the results….first in some nice graphics!

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As you can see, it was pretty neck and neck! The majority of our entrants were female (c’mon boys, we know you have an opinion!) and overall the winner was…. to BUDGET! Overall that means us Aussies do understand the reward and benefit of budgeting in the long term, so we are heading in the right direction! The hard part is putting it into practice!

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