Chapter 12. Movin’ On Up
In This Chapter
Planning ahead while you’re moving ahead
Setting aside some emergency money
When to keep your car and when to trade it in
Is a higher degree in your future?
Vacations and other fun stuff
Ditching the roomies for a place of your own
Getting started was tough, but things are looking up for you now. You’ve gotten a couple raises at work, and your future in the industry seems to be looking good. You even had people from that competing company calling a few months ago to see whether you might consider working for them.
You’re feeling good that you’re not in a paycheck-to-paycheck situation anymore, and you’ve managed to save some money. You’re watching your credit card debt and trying to keep your balance down. Your ...