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 https://www.wsj.com/podcasts/secrets-of-wealthy-women/jane-schwartzberg-taking-hold-of-your-finances-amid-illness/a0dc5926-74f9-4b77-8241-c770124571d6 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]" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jRLH8E_CpP0 Other: -- On money fears and avoiding money: https://investorworker.com/2019/2019-03-07-persona-orman-fear-money.html -- On talking about pay rate being taboo and about how “people are funny about money”: https://investorworker.com/2016/2016-07-01-on-engineer-pay-rate.html -- On $USD money being a taboo: https://wieldsilver.com/2020/blog/2020-05-20-2125-wieldsilver-talks-silver-grams.html -- About how talking about money is taboo or negative in American working class and middle class: https://wieldsilver.com/2020/blog/2020-06-12-five-percent-returns-investments.html -- On the taboo aspect of money discussions: https://wieldsilver.com/2020/blog/2020-13-32-041.html In conclusion, money is taboo. This blog post first published at https://wieldsilver.com/2020/blog/ Copyright © wieldsilver.com and individual authors (unless otherwise noted) wieldsilver.com statement - I blog about products for which I own company shares.