Got my first >$1,000 Paycheck in hella long. Feels good, but can’t get complacent. Got bills to pay, money to save! Maybe I’ll get a little something for myself too!
Debt, whether measured in a natal deficit or angry letters from the bank, is a sure sign that the good times are up, because the only way the pretence of affluence can be continued is if tomorrow’s hardship is used to pay for today’s brief consumer whims.