The 10 Status Symbols That Now Make You Look Like You're Trying Too Hard

Avoid the things on this list!

October 11, 2016
The 10 Status Symbols That Now Make You Look Like You're Trying Too Hard

A new survey found the 10 things that used to be status symbols . . . but now they just make you look like you're trying too hard.  Check 'em out . . .

 

1.  A personalized license plate.

2.  A hot tub.

3.  Flashy sports cars.

4.  An expensive watch.

5.  A giant TV.

6.  A swimming pool.

7.  Gold faucets in the bathroom.

8.  A yacht. (With gold faucets in the bathroom!)

9.  A pony.

10.  Fur coats.

 

So what status symbols ARE cool?  The top five are:  A second home . . . a personal chef . . . a vintage car . . . an au pair . . . and a gardener.