Procrastinate on These Financial Duties and It Will Cost You By Gary Foreman March 8, 2013 Comments SHARE 1. Home repairs. Next » 2 of 12 « Back (iStockPhoto) Your house is full of things that break: Shingles blow off the roof, a bathroom drain develops a small leak, the kitchen tile cracks. If you don’t fix the damage now, you could be looking at major repair bills later. Next: 2. Household chores.