Don't try to impress your friends with a monster TV or a hot tub, That's trying way too hard. They're are no longer considered signs you've "made it," according to the Daily Mail. Exotic sports cars & gold bathroom fixtures are passe. Personalized license plates are now considered narcissistic and in poor taste. According to Rainbow Au Pairs, the vogue status symbols are a vintage car and a second home. Ordering food from a personal chef is also considered very cool. I wonder if my 2002 Toyota would be considered a "vintage" car.