Are You Living Within Your Means?
You may have heard the Jim Rohn quote, “You are the average of 5 people you spend the most time with”. Whether or not you agree, your friends, family and colleagues can easily affect your spending habits.
What’s the problem with comparing your bottom line to others? A lot depends who you surround yourself with — it’s much easier to let your budget loose when you’re trying to keep up with big spenders.
The only real way to know if you’re living a responsible lifestyle is to check in on your own finances. Take our short quiz to see whether you’re living within your means right now!
If You’re Living Within Your Means…
Great job! Based on your responses, it looks like you’re living within your means. For more low-cost entertainment, check out these fun activities and ideas:
If You’re Your Responsible, But Could Use Some Work…
Based on your answers, it seems like you have a responsible budget. It’s good to have some room for unplanned expenses and the occasional treat for yourself, but prioritizing debt can help you in the long run. If you want to stretch your money even further, these resources can help you get started:
If Your Lifestyle Isn’t Sustainable Right Now…
It seems like you might not have the most sustainable lifestyle right now. Without a practical budget, debt becomes much harder to eliminate. Here’s what you can do to save and earn more money: