Read on for advice on how to stop someone from mooching.
You invite her over for dinner, and she shows up empty handed – but leaves with leftovers and a bottle of wine.
Perhaps you are willing to spring for the occasional dinner out, but you will not invite ‘the mooch’ to your house for meals as you know that she will not offer to bring anything and will probably raid your fridge after dinner.
Recognizing that you are uncomfortable with what has been occurring and then figuring out your tolerance level is important.
Having a confrontation is intimidating, but if you realize that it is just ‘two people talking,’ then you may feel more confident.
They drain our financial resources and patience, and oftentimes, they test the limits of our generous spirit and goodwill.
How can we protect ourselves from these financial vampires?