I’ve always thought about how much money we had as a family. I knew we had enough to eat dinner every night but, not enough to buy fancy schmancy rich people items like boats and jet skis. When my mom met my dad he had $8 left in his bank account and alternated between steak and pizza for supper every other night. Luckily, I learned how to save money from my mom and not my dad. Before my twin brother and I was even a thought my mom was constantly trying to save money and set up a college fund for us. My brother and I wouldn’t attend two of the most expensive colleges in Maine with...
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... it’s financially safe or easy to get. I love sports and I plan to do something sports related whether I become an athletic director or organize events like the X-Games. I love action sports because the athlete must constantly push themselves beyond their comfort zone. Secondly, while money is of low importance to me, I hope to make enough to support my future family. Much like my parents, I aspire to be married and have a beautiful family that I can put food on the table every night for. Lastly, I aspire to own a camp in Maine. I love where I am from and my brother and best friend have always dreamed of splitting the cost of a camp for guy nights. We also reluctantly agreed that we could take our future families to camp as well. My happiness is truly at its peak when I enjoy what I do daily and still have time to spend with family and friends around a warm campfire.
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