Great Ways to Spend $1,000 [VIDEO]

January 21, 2016 : Mike and Lauren – Guest Contributors

A grand. One thousand dollars. $1k. There are a bunch of ways to talk about $1,000, but no matter what you call it – it’s a nice sum of money. Enough money to do something that makes a difference in your life. So we asked the question: what would we do? And it got us thinking about how important it is to choose to invest in yourself. Watch the video above for a few tips.

Also: did you know that H&R Block is giving away $1,000 to 1,000 people every day for a limited time? Get all the details and rules. Or, share what you would do with $1,000 by using #mygrandplan on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

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Mike and Lauren – Guest Contributors

Mike and Lauren – Guest Contributors

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Mike and Lauren began their YouTube career in 2008, when they went backpacking through Europe for 2 months, spending less than $10,000. They are determined to “retire” by Mike’s 31st birthday in 2018, documenting their journey and providing financial tips and tricks along the way.

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