You know who you are…teenager who loves to spend money like it’s going out of style. You spend money faster than it takes a snapchat to disappear. Money comes into your hand one minute and it flows out like water the next.
If that’s you, I have some special advice today. It’s unusual, maybe even secret advice you may never have heard in your life. In fact, I’m actually running a huge risk by even sharing this with you. Your parents may hate me for saying this because it might go against how they have instructed you to handle money. (That alone should excite you to listen up, right?)
But before I reveal this big secret about spending your money, you have to promise me something.
The promise I’m asking you to make is to read this entire post. You are going to love what I have to say about spending money but you can’t take it as stand alone advice without understanding the bigger picture. As they say, the devil is in the details so I’m asking for five minutes of your time to help you avoid failure on this issue.
Ready for the big, secret advice? OK, here goes…
Go ahead and spend money because you’ll never know a time with fewer financial obligations than you have right now.
Now remember that promise to read the rest of the post? Good…because I’ve got some serious cleaning up to do with the mess I just created.
Six Possible Reasons You Love to Spend Money
Have you ever thought about why you love to spend money? Don’t fret if it’s never crossed your mind. Most adults haven’t considered it either.
Based on your age right now (ages 13-19) one of these issues is likely driving you to spend money all the time: