Unexpected Signs Of Mid-Life Crisis And Myths Associated With It
August 27, 2018
Approaching the 40th birthday a person begins to expect a mid-life crisis, even though everybody hopes that it won’t happen to them. Apathy, irritability, anxiety, insecurity, discontent, desire to stay young and change everything are common signs of this phenomenon, but there is another side to it.
If you are on the verge of a crisis
It is generally believed that people experience a mid-life crisis between the ages of 45 and 64. It can be quick or particularly lengthy. Moreover, not everybody actually has it. Still, a person can recognize the approach of a mid-life crisis and make a conscious effort to mitigate its effects.
1. Impulse buying
Uncertainty breeds a desire for self-affirmation. For this reason, people on the verge of a mid-life crisis make exorbitant purchases, even if they can’t afford them. It can be cars, jewelry, antiques, or even spending too much on rejuvenation.