Most of us weren’t taught how to handle money.
There are the lucky few whose parents sat them down and explained what it means to save, spend, and give away their money, but most of us learned how to use money from car salespeople, credit card commercials, and the rampant spending of our parents.
Our ignorance has made us easy prey. We’re losing money left and right; and every time we start to get things right, something else goes horribly wrong.
That’s why, over the next several Mondays, I am going to tell my money story. I’m not sure how long it’s going to take, but I know it will go for at least three weeks.
I want to show you that you aren’t the only one who is confused about money. I have been there and understand what it’s like to be good with money without actually being good with money.
To start this all off, I wanted to learn some of your stories by asking a simple question:
How did you learn how to use money? Let me know in the comments!