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Get-Rich-Quick Schemes = Get-Poor-Quick Realities


The salesperson who pressures you to buy now or invest here, should trigger a red warning flag in your mind. Consider the friend who drops by to give you an opportunity to invest in a red-hot deal. Unfortunately, you must decide today (they say) because they are going to start drilling for oil […]

Impulse Buying is Predominant


Impulse Buying is Predominant
 
 
In our culture, impulse buying is predominant.  In years predating the present easy credit, you would walk into a department store, see an item you would like to purchase, and put a small cash down payment toward it and then pay it off monthly until the item was paid for.  […]

Credit Cards Are the Norm


Credit Cards Are the Norm
 
In our culture, credit purchases are the norm.  Often, before an item has been paid for, it has been discarded.  If you think you must have it all now or you cannot be happy, a paradigm shift must be made in your thinking. 
 
In our culture, going in hock […]