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How Not to Get Stuck With the Check

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Many HNW individuals love to be cultivated for their business. If they are charitable, some nonprofits might invite them to exclusive receptions. They’re taken to sporting events as guests.

Most of the HNW individuals I know exhibit a sense of fair play and pay their own way when going out with their friends. If you are cultivating them for business, they probably know it.

They might assume you have an expense account for business entertainment. Let us suppose you don’t. How do you socialize without getting stuck with the check?

You are not a cheapskate. You do not want to be taken advantage of, either. By preparing ahead of time or setting the rules, you are ensuring the game is played fairly. In the gallery are some examples.