No. 5: Overlooking additional income sources
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Regardless of how well paid your current job, never underestimate the value of an additional income source. Most of us have a skill or two we can capitalize on, such as freelance writing or photography, so why not take advantage? Your career may reward you handsomely, but in today’s economy, there is no such thing as a secure job so you have to make sure you have something to fall back on.