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Having the Fanciest Things (When You Can’t Afford Them) Doesn’t Make You Successful

Here’s why peacocking a flashy lifestyle never ends up well.

Photo by Tatiana Pavlova on Unsplash design by the author.

We all want to be free. Don’t we? Buying that dream house: driving that sports car: not having to worry about your expenses. People might confuse them with worldly desires. But you and I know better than that. Don’t we?




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