Generally speaking, I have always thought myself to be very frugal and smart with my money. It’s a lesson I learned as a kid from my mother who was really good at stretching a dollar and more than that, she understood that extravagance just wasn’t a virtue. My parents provided a pretty good life for me as a child, and I was never all about having the biggest or best of everything anyway. I often saw that others were demanding that kind of thing. Being practical and even “frugal” was fine with me all through my formative years.
But something happened, a blip along the way. That’s something I’d like to share with you.
My financial successes led to erosion of my frugality!Continue reading“How Financial Success Can Make You Forget Frugality”