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Unformatted text preview: the “What am I actually buying?” category because usually the things that fall under this list can also fall under our “What do I not want?” list. Under this category, I would have to list stuff like new clothes, junk food, restaurants, etc. Your college years are definitely the best time for anyone to learn how to manage their own finances. This is the first time most of us have lived on our own and had to make our own decisions without being monitored. We do not have our parents here to make sure we are spending our money on the appropriate things. If you get trapped in debt during your college years, it can follow you through and even ruin the rest of your life. As soon as you can learn how to distinguish between the things you need to buy and the things you want to buy, you will be a lot better off....
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2012 for the course FYE 1200 taught by Professor Sipe during the Fall '11 term at Georgia Southern University .
- Fall '11