I Need What I Have This Thanksgiving (Plus a Giveaway for You!)


I see this presumably changing into somewhat little bit of a practice right here at MoneyNing.com. This isn’t the primary yr I wrote this piece, however many people certain want some excellent news this yr so we’re re-running the giveaway. What are you grateful for?

Expensive readers,

I don’t like to stay my nostril in different individuals’s enterprise, so I’ve gone backwards and forwards on whether or not I ought to even write this to you. However I do know I’ll remorse it if I don’t say something — so right here goes.

Within the subsequent 30 days or so, you’ll be bombarded with many seemingly great concepts on how greatest to half methods along with your hard-earned money. A brand new TV, maybe, a beautiful purse, or your dream pair of sneakers — bought at a deep low cost, little question.

However whereas these beautifully-designed merchandise gives you a brief excessive, the enjoyment of possession will fall by the wayside quickly sufficient, similar to every thing else you’ve ever bought.

You could consider you’ll be glad for those who may simply get that one factor this vacation season. “If I simply have that rather more/make that rather more/get that rather more, then I’ll be glad.” However somebody who has extra will let you know your objective is definitely not sufficient. They’ve what you thought was sufficient, however they too want only a bit extra to be glad. After which there are nonetheless extra individuals with extra sources, asking for only a bit greater than what they’ve, as nicely.

Somebody as soon as stated that the important thing to happiness is to need what you could have, so let’s say this out loud collectively:

“I’ve what I would like, and I would like what I’ve.”

It’s not straightforward. I, too, need every kind of toys, garments, and extra this vacation season. I can definitely afford them, however the need is unending. I’m going to do issues otherwise this yr.

As an alternative of shopping for one thing for myself, I’m going to make use of the funds to present presents to individuals I’m grateful for.

I’ve two $50 Amazon present playing cards, which I’d like to present to 2 of you. I get emails on a regular basis thanking me for what we write right here on MoneyNing.com, however in actuality, it’s me who owes every thing to you.

With out your assist, this website merely wouldn’t exist.

Please depart a remark under letting us know the way you’d use the $50 present card and what you might be grateful for this yr. I’ll then randomly decide two individuals to win and e mail the winners on Dec 2nd, 2020 with particulars on how you can redeem their prize.

Thanks for studying, and Glad Thanksgiving!

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