The 10 stages of payday, as told through emojis

2 min read


Payday. It’s the day you’ve been looking forward to for weeks now, the day that you have circled in your planner. Before that direct deposit hits, you promise yourself that you’ll be responsible and will spend the money wisely like the savvy adult you are. But it doesn’t always go as planned.

In celebration of the premiere of “The Emoji Movie,” we put together an emoji story illustrating what really goes down on payday.