Elayne Riggs' Journal (for Leah)

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Quote of the Day

Anyone who has lived paycheck to paycheck, without a social or personal safety net on which to fall back, knows that when you don't have money to spare, you don't save money. And thus the opposite is true: People with money to spare are the people who save money that they don't need to spend.
- Melissa McEwan

Read the whole thing. This is what I try to tell people who ask me why I'm unable to accumulate more savings than I currently have.