There is the cost of maintenance and the cost of replacement.
Mind you, some things are not replaceable.
Many are facing declining health today because they invest in their demise.
Failure to keep a regular oil change can cost you the engine.
THERE IS ALWAYS A COST FOR LIVING. It is a matter of when and how much.
Life can either …hold you hostage or …reward you handsomely for investing WISELY.
As an optimist, I believe people would prefer the latter.