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By Laurie Campbell
Posted on Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Today it’s called FOMO, meaning the fear of missing out, and it applies to a generation of digitally interconnected millennials, or those between the ages 18 to 34. Back in my day of baby boomers (or those between the ages of I’d rather not say), FOMO basically was KUWJ, or keeping up with the Joneses. Both terms point to the same thing – envy of others for what they do or possess, often accompanied by the desire to keep up through overspending that can lead to worrisome and even critical credit card debt.

“Young adults seem keen to announce to the world all that is wonderful about...