A TV (or insert other entertainment technology here) will cost you some money, but it will cost a lot more than that for your growth – if you aren’t aware of what you are doing.
But entertainment is not the greatest threat – in fact, for many of you, it may not even be all that significant. The allure of narrow technical skills over broad life skills (personal development) can just as well cost you in terms of your long-term happiness.
Presentation on personal development (skip intro): https://youtu.be/-k8TQ5oXSUc?t=17m50s
Original article at http://earlyretirementextreme.com/day-19-getting-rid-of-your-tv-addiction.html
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