In Praise of Lifestyle Creep, Part 2: When a Career Becomes a Path

I know how to be when you’re trying to get by. I know how to be when you’re trying to save money. I don’t know how to be when you’re thinking beyond getting by and saving money.

In Praise of Lifestyle Creep

Lifestyle creep may get a bad rap—I mean, the standard financial advice would be all “don’t spend your extra money on new stuff, put it in savings and wear your old clothes until they become dishrags for your toilet dishes”—but I am about ready to start creeping towards it.