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I’m social media drained. I can’t keep up with all you 25 year olds who have $500k in savings, perfect bodies and skin, no student debt, manager-level jobs in tech and MBB, tons of friends and partners/spouses who love them. I’m out for a while ✌️

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Check all but also have had barely any vacation or real time to off to recharge .. it’s exhausting but I nevertheless enjoy it

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Lmao

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20 years old over here and deleted most of my socials because my mental health couldn’t take it. Surprisingly, this is the one thing I use the most but it definitely made me feel like I wasn’t enough sometimes since everyone here makes so much. Like sheesh, I thought I was doing okay but comparatively on here, I’m 🗑 Comparison is the thief of joy my friends.

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Let’s compare salaries, I make 690,420 a year

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Anyone with those stats likely has no family and hasn't seen the sun since graduation. Or invested in doge.

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People just maintain an image.....

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“I only make $250k and I’m already 23, am I a personal failure or is my company massively undervaluing me?”

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And my axe

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No one is getting to $500k in savings at 25 from a FAANG+ or an MBB job straight from undergrad without a crazy lucky but unsustainable investment or massive gifts from parents. No one is getting a true manager level job by 25 at FAANG+ and few are getting there via MBB (most go for b school first). Hell, most people will never get an interview for entry level at either FAANG or MBB. The "tons of friends" and loving/partners/spouse isn't everyone and most people probably don't have both. Most people probably don't have a perfect body or skin but at least a reasonable body and great skin are probably the most achievable objectives of the ones you listed. For every one of these goals, we definitely seem to have a distorted view of just how few people even get to one of them at any age, let alone all of them by 25.

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McK1 has! Which is so impressive, only a few years out of college. I cant imagine being above to save more than my salary + bonus in entirely. So cool!

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I don't have any of the above but that doesn't mean I can't lie about having all of them?

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99% of stuff you see on social media is fake. People with real money never advertise it. When I was broke, I used present myself as a rich guy on social media. When started to accumulate real wealth, I present myself in a very modest way, so people don’t ask me for money, try to use me or even hate on me for no reason.

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No one joining MBB at 25 has 500k. If they do it’s because of other reasons lol I feel you though. I’m about to bounce from this app for a while

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It was Tesla options for me. Not doge

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We are all in consulting. We will all get there eventually. Shut up, work hard, invest wisely.

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