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Avoiding Lifestyle Creep

Avoiding Lifestyle Creep

It almost seems like a rite of passage; you get a job and suddenly you need to “prove” to everyone that you’ve made it. You need a new car, new clothes, the best apartment. This is known as lifestyle creep. As you make more money, you feel the need to spend this money on more expensive things. If you have fallen for it, and many of you have, there are important reasons why you should avoid or delay lifestyle creep as long as possible. (And don’t feel bad if you have fallen for it, as I have too!) Continue Reading