One of the main reasons financial anxiety is triggered stems from a lack of financial security.
For many of us, including myself, feeling comfortable and secure in life is linked to how much we have saved, how many resources we have access to, and knowing which financial plans we are moments closer to reaching.
A lot of what is taught in urban communities revolves around seeing your wealth. It’s the jewelry, cars, newest outfits, and flashy vacations that represent how much money you have.
There is nothing wrong with treating yourself.
Investing in your happiness through material things is often looked down on in the personal finance community but the truth is… personal finance is personal.
Not everyone desires to live frugally just as not everyone finds enjoyment in spen