Friday, March 25, 2011

Money Myths - Top Five Excuses Holding You Back From Wealth - AOL's WalletPop Canada

At thirty-five, I find myself feeling old and dated. I think back to my youth, before the Internet, a TV in every room of the house and the major social taboo was sex. Today, the new shame, the new taboo, exists outside of the bedroom. We don't dare ask a potential spouse about their spending habits, credit history or assets for fear of being thought of as a swindler. It would be boorish to ask a friend what her bonus was this year and rarely will golf mates honestly discuss financial troubles on the greens.

Why has talking about money and the lack thereof, become the accepted pink elephant at each and every cocktail party?

Read on to discover the top five money myths that, with some simple awareness and courage to speak the unspoken, could change your financial future.

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