Action Tip: How do you act in a store when you want something that is completely not on your money plan and not a realistic purchase for your money or your life at the moment?
Do you pout? Whine? Try to convince your spouse that you should buy it? Try to convince your spouse that he should buy it for you? Buy it, bring it home and can’t pay your bills? Buy it, bring it home and can’t even fit it in because you already have too much stuff? Buy it, bring it home and then don’t like it in a few days, weeks or months and then want to dump it in the garbage to get rid of it?
Parents, what are you modelling for your children? They don’t care what you say, they care what you do. Kids inherently know that talk is cheap. They do what you do. Act in a way that you would want them to act.Live below your means so you can live your dreams.