Does birth order affect your finances?
Baby of the family
Bacchus said babies of the family are very social and tend to prioritize dinners out with friends, latte runs, and trips to the mall over budgets. This leaves little or no money to pay bills.
It's tough for those youngest in the birth order to spot these activities are the first ones to cut if you're in a budget crisis, said Kinney. "A social youngest child will have problems learning to value saving long-term over the instant gratification of a social event," he said.