“Show me the money!” — one of the most memorable lines from “Jerry Maguire.” Gotta love it. If only I could just shout at Tom Cruise, telling him to show me the money. That would be nice. But it doesn’t work like that. Here are my money-related tasks.


pay off my credit card.

create & utilize a budget.

donate $1 for every task I don’t complete.

tip 50% or more for a service provided.

save $1000 emergency fund.