When a person asks for money…


  1. Want to always be respectful
  2. Don’t want to lie
  3. Don’t want to give them money
  4. Don’t want to appear better than them
  5. Want to be in a defensive stance


  • Ask their name (if person is not known to you)πŸ™…πŸΎβ€β™‚οΈ
    • Slow (Doesn’t address 2), 3), and 4)
  • Ignore themπŸ‘Ž
    • Doesn’t address 1) and 3)
  • Say, “I’m Sorry”πŸ‘πŸΎ
    • I’m sorry you’re in this situation
    • I’m Sorry, I don’t want to give money
  • Allow $5 per day for giving
    • Give up to 5 $1 bills every day
    • When you run out, say, “I’m out of money to give”