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Big Career in the Big City by Vicki Salemi

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CHAPTER 12

SAVING THEBENJAMINS

Okay, this is the chapter full of tough love. I’m not just sayin’ love. I’m sayin’ tough looooooooove. The accent’s on the letter “o.” As in over-the-top expensive, sister!

Repeat after me: “I will experience sticker shock.” Carrie and crew had a whole lot of sex and the city. Well, suffice it to say, you’ll have sticker shock in the city. Every. Single. Day. Now, we can always choose to succumb to the ridic housing prices, deli sandwiches that will set you back nine bucks (and that’s before adding a can of Diet Pepsi and little bag of Baked Lays), and massive taxi rides exceeding 20 bucks. But you know what? We’re not that gal.

We’re fighters. We’re champions. Insert Rocky theme music here! Do you feel the power? ...

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