My Midlife Money Rules

Susan Kelley
Jul 21 · 6 min read

How I’m Spending My 50’s — And My Dollars

Photo by Alex Alvarez on Unsplash

I spent — or misspent — a lot of my twenties, and a fair portion of my thirties — not managing my money very well. I didn’t have my education yet, and that made a big difference, but so did my overall attitude about money. I thought I had time, that life was to be enjoyed in the little things, and that my financial focus should be on my kids. I wouldn’t change my position on that…