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I always justified it with, "I deserve it, I work hard". I think that I finally understand how foolish that type of thinking is.

There is nothing wrong wiht this type of thinking, you just need to redefine what "it" is.

I work hard, and I deserve...
-To have enough in savings that I don't worry about losing my job
-To have enough in an e-fund that I don't worry about car repairs or
health problems
-To look forward to a retirement filled with travel and adventure
-To have the satisfaction that comes from working for something and then
buying it outright.

You can fill in your own, but this is what keeps me going when I start to feel overwhelmed.

Good luck,

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