The web is erupting with reports of people receiving their stimulus checks, mostly by direct deposit. But the question remains: how to spend your stimulus check?
Thankfully the web offers plenty of options. Here’s our Top 100 ways to spend your stimulus check of all the lists. Links and highlights:
Join a museum, sock it away in a retirement account, get a wine membership, donate it to charity.
19-28. GradSpot says:
Watch live sports, go to Vegas, make it rain at a strip club.
29-38. ManPill says:
Get a GPS, buy a new camera, go to the spa, get a new iPod.
39-48. The Kansan suggests:
Contribute to a political campaign, buy 375 reusable grocery bags for Dillon’s (Ed: Don’t you just need ONE?).
Apple mac mini, Dell Insipiron, Blackberry 8820.
Better luggage, keychain-sized mobile wifi finder, noise-canceling headphones.
75. Make a microloan to a third-world entrepreneur via Kiva.
76. Burn it for warmth. Courtesy of The Onion.
Invest in your car, pay off debt, redesign a room.
91-98. Reuters offers 8 ideas:
Invest in college fund, pay down your credit card, and DON’T spend it before you get it.
99. Get a subscription to GOOD Magazine— all proceeds go to the charity of your choice.
100. Buy a Nokia N95 8G– they’re pretty amazing and let you snap photos, stream live video and even make phone calls!