I’ve been thinking a bit about life choices and procrastination this week.
For me, saving “enough” money to do something is a form of procrastination. Of delaying making a decision, and ultimately delaying doing anything. I’m using quotations around the word “enough” because I’m not talking about literally enough money to do it. By “enough”, I mean having enough in savings for it not to matter if I spend some of it. But this never happens.
I (and I don’t think I’m alone in this) always think I should be saving money. And, in some cases, I use this as an excuse not to do something that I’m a bit afraid of doing.