Chances are your new job requires a new lifestyle, which can be pricey. You probably need professional clothes, perhaps a new car and a place to live. That’s why Liz Pulliam Weston, author of “The 10 Commandments of Money,” recommends continuing to live like a broke college student even after you are gainfully employed, at least until you get a better handle on all those new expenses.
2. Consider living at home.