Would you rather receive an all-expenses paid vacation or the same amount in cas

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  1. FaithDream profile image81
    FaithDreamposted 12 years ago

    Would you rather receive an all-expenses paid vacation or the same amount in cash?

    Would you rather receive an all-expenses paid vacation anywhere in the world, or the same amount (valued) paid to you in cash?

  2. themastudios profile image59
    themastudiosposted 12 years ago

    Well it would depend on what value "valued" means. But most likely due to rough times, the cash.

  3. vashal profile image64
    vashalposted 12 years ago

    I'd take the cash. I like to travel, but I'm not very good at actually getting out and doing stuff when I'm somewhere new, so I wouldn't really get my money's worth out of the vacation. And with the money I could buy something that will last a lot longer than a vacation.

  4. profile image0
    David99999posted 12 years ago

    That would depend upon: a) where the vacation was to be spent, b) with whom I was going to spend it, and, c) what the amount of money was, that was involved.

  5. barbergirl28 profile image71
    barbergirl28posted 12 years ago

    Cash - it pays the bills... even though I really could use a vacation right now!

  6. duffsmom profile image60
    duffsmomposted 12 years ago

    I don't like to travel so I would like the have the same amount in cash so I could do things to my house, or fix things up.

  7. PingThis profile image62
    PingThisposted 12 years ago

    Give me the cash! in today's economy I can take a daycation to the local mall and feel relieved with only spending a fraction of the overall prize smile

  8. What Is Q profile image74
    What Is Qposted 12 years ago

    I'd take the cash and go on vacation. Because I'm smart.

  9. Vicki.Pierce profile image69
    Vicki.Pierceposted 12 years ago

    I am a 'home body' so I would prefer the value paid in cash.  I am not much of a 'traveler'.

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    ellie.wposted 12 years ago

    I LOVE to travel, but I'd still take the cash smile  Usually those types of vacations send you to an all-inclusive resort, cruise, or other tropical place where you lounge around and do nothing... I like exploring, being free to choose where I go, where I stay, and what museums or restaurants I visit.  Plus I'm still young and not afraid of hostels or cheap lodging, so I'd ultimately have a better vacation AND money leftover.

  11. Ludivine profile image60
    Ludivineposted 12 years ago

    Depends on the vacation offered; since I have small children, i would take the cash and pay off some bills.

  12. MPChris profile image65
    MPChrisposted 12 years ago

    Cash of course, I'm far more confident in my ability to take a day trip or overnighter somewhere cheap, than to go on say...a luxury cruise. That being said, I do hope to go on a cruise one day. I had planned to when I got back from Iraq...


  13. nifty@50 profile image67
    nifty@50posted 12 years ago

    Cash, that way you can take a vacation and leave enough money left over to pay the taxes due at the end of the tax year. If you take the vacation instead of the cash, you'll owe a hefty amount of tax.

  14. Elizabeth99 profile image60
    Elizabeth99posted 12 years ago

    Vacation, you can't buy memories like that, well in a sense. I would rather the vacation if I could bring my family along and such. smile

  15. dillon102 profile image61
    dillon102posted 12 years ago

    Cash i would want cash, that way i can buy what i need right now.

  16. profile image0
    mommyloves2writeposted 12 years ago

    I'd take the cash.  We could use the money for other things that will last more than a week's vacation.

    However, if you had asked me that question before the recession,  I would have taken the vacation, hands down.

  17. Sarah Griffith profile image66
    Sarah Griffithposted 12 years ago

    Depends on if I get to choose the location for the vacation. But I'd probably choose vacation. Otherwise I'd end up spending the money on bills, which is not as much fun.

  18. biman_r profile image72
    biman_rposted 12 years ago

    Right now I would say cash but 2 years from now I would go with the vacation.

  19. Zubair Ahmed profile image69
    Zubair Ahmedposted 12 years ago

    I would prefer the cash...you can then choose what you want to do with it.

  20. DaNoblest profile image61
    DaNoblestposted 12 years ago

    I would chose the cash and buy items that I would use frequently. This way I would enjoy continuous benefits instead of just memories.


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