Okay, quick poll: How many of you hate being called a “millennial”?

I know I do. A little part of me dies every time I see a millennial commercial showing beautiful young people laughing, taking selfies and drinking hipster coffee.

You see, I don’t think I fit into the typical millennial stereotypes. I hate WhatsApping, I prefer reading books over checking my Facebook feed, and I run away from stores that sell anything with the word “artisanal” in it. I recently read an article titled “Don’t Call Me A Millennial” and I was like, “YES! FINALLY someone understands me!”

Some of you might know what I’m talking about. Maybe you’ve been working for a few years, maybe you’re married, and maybe you’ve taken on some responsibilities like paying for a house and supporting your retired parents.

If you’re in your late 20s or 30s, you might still …