Yes there is such thing as splurging responsibly!
Whenever I hear the word splurge, an indulgent, unplanned, and impulsive buy automatically comes to mind. It's the kind of buy that usually results in a guilt trip. When it comes to splurging, it's so easy to get carried away and before you know it you've maxed out your credit card with a whole bunch of items you really can't afford.
Believe it or not, a little splurge here and there is actually healthy. No, that's not the shopaholic in me speaking, it's true! A little spending makes life just a little more enjoyable. After all, you should be allowed to spend your own hard earned cash every so often, right? The trick to not breaking the bank is planning and preparing a splurge that still works into your spending plan. So the next time you decide to treat yourself, keep a few of these tips below in mind!
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Go over what you already have
It’s very easy to get used to what you have, but when it comes to shopping, there’s a BIG difference between what you need and what you want. If what you want is a pair of a new shoes you really could live without, evaluate how often you’d actually wear them and how much of your money you'd have to suck out of your bank account to get them. In the end it might not be all that worth it.