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28 Things Every Twenty-Something Should Know
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Published: Aug 5, 2016

Twenties is the defining decade of your life. The 20’s can be really confusing, and scary.

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They’re some of your biggest growing periods ever and here’s what you should know in your twenties:

1. Don’t ever settle for less than you deserve. You know your worth.

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2. You can’t be happy all the time. It’s okay to cry. It’s okay to be sad.

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3. Stop trying to live up to other people’s standards.

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4. Haters gonna hate.

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5. Stop complaining, nobody likes a whiner.

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6. Stop bragging about what you own, nobody likes a snob.

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7. You aren’t any better or more righteous than anyone else.

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8. Good looks aren’t everything.

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9. Now is the time to travel.

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10. Now is the time to give up that habit you are not proud of.

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11. Now is the time to work on that business idea you think will not work out.

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12. Don’t be afraid of failure.

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13. Stop leaving things for the last minute.

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14. It’s okay to ask for help.

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15. Don’t be afraid to try new things.

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16. You will feel lost and it’s okay.

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17. Manage your finances.

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18. Stop worrying about what everyone else is doing.

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19. Stop Facebook stalking your ex or your crush. It won’t help.

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20. Don’t tie the knot just because all your friends are getting married and having babies.

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21. Being single in your twenties doesn’t mean you will be single forever.

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22. Listen to your parents.

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23. Take responsibility for your mistakes.

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24. Make the most of the opportunities you have today.

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25. Good things happen to those to who work hard.

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26. Good friends are hard to come by. Hold on to these people.

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27. You will feel alone and it’s okay.

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28. Always remember that you’re loved.

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