Posts Tagged ‘temptation’

…spend more when you make more” is a “dangerous temptation.” -Mark Ford

This concept can be a leading cause of the following:

“The Sacramento Bee reports 740,000 Californians over age 65 are still in their jobs (or looking for work).  The number’s about twice what it was 15 years ago.  Higher numbers of seniors in both the 65-69 and 70-74 demographic groups are still in the workforce.” -J. Reeves

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Temptation Spending

Posted: April 17, 2015 in Money Matters
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“…the temptation to spend more when you make more” is the story of “the spending fool”. -Mark Ford

It is easy to be poor, no matter how much money one makes.  What most don’t realize, the inverse is just as true; it’s hard to be wealthy no matter how much money one makes.  Why?  There seems to be a natural reflex to spend according to what is earned.  Anyone who can overcome this reflex has overcome one of the greatest temptations of life.