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By author Morgan Jassen on wieldsilver.com

2020-12-29 16:11

Money is Taboo

The verdict is in.

Money is taboo to many people.

Evidence 1:

In this July 8, 2020 Secrets of Wealthy Women podcast episode the persona of Jane Schwartzberg - second half — about 15m.30s. in to the episode -- NAILS IT about money being taboo! 
Like: '...growing up in a household where money is taboo..." 
But says we need to blow that up and open the conversation.

Jane Schwartzberg: Taking Hold of Your Finances Amid Illness 

Evidence 2:

The persona of John Mulaney the comedian says (about 2min. in) in his Feb 29, 2020 SNL Monologue:
"...you're not allowed to talk about money...[in the United States]"



-- On money fears and avoiding money:

-- On talking about pay rate being taboo and about how “people are funny about money”:

-- On $USD money being a taboo:

-- About how talking about money is taboo or negative in American working class and middle class:

-- On the taboo aspect of money discussions:

In conclusion, money is taboo.

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