Have you been uncharacteristically fixated on your health? Suddenly want to reform your body image and do things that help you feel young again? Do you feel that you must live each moment 100%? If you said yes to any of these things you may be experiencing a midlife crisis.
Creeping up around the early 40s, the midlife crisis can affect one in a number of ways. In addition to being a part in one’s life where a lot of money is spent unnecessarily, it also has many emotional triggers that leave the people suffering with their midlife crisis feeling hopeless and inadequate. Especially in those who put most of their time and effort into caring for others instead of nurturing their own interests, a midlife crisis is exceptionally likely.
Big ticket items are a key part to what makes the midlife crisis so damaging. Aside from being emotionally taxing, it’s easy to run up high credit card bill when you’re feeling bad about yourself. The quintessential midlife crisis sports car is an accurate stereotype, as well as needless plastic surgery, and extravagant vacations.
Take a look at this infographic for more on what to expect with a midlife crisis emotionally, mentally, and financially. Let us know your thoughts in the comments and don’t forget to like and share with your friends!