Starbucks runs + the newest XBOX game + concert tickets + gas money = empty wallet. But didn’t I just get paid yesterday? Being a teenager is the biggest luxury and the biggest curse at the same time. We don’t have many responsibilities yet: no mortgage to pay off, no family to support and no table to put food on. This carefree, live-in-the-moment lifestyle is what every child dreams of and every adult reminisces upon.