…my spending so closely but eventually it became another routine, like brushing my teeth before bed. I realized those thousands of dollars I had spent in Sephora and Starbucks I could have invested in myself. But I try not to beat myself up about it too much. Managing money is a journey, one I definitely ha…
Fantastic point that I hope your readers take to heart. Once we start tracking every penny we spend it’s amazing how much you find out you spend on “things” and “stuff” that provides no value to your life.
Thinking of your spending in terms of the opportunity cost of investing in yourself, stocks, paying down debt etc.. really makes you rethink that daily Starbucks run