We've long been pummeled by the phrase "money can't buy happiness." But does this "wisdom" hold up in real life, in 2021? Leading money coaches and financial industry experts weigh in.
Societal norms would tell you that people who struggle to pay bills and yet still buy the fancy coffee are "bad with money." But for broke people like me, it's quite the opposite.
When I tell people I never want to own a home, I'm met with disbelief and a monologue about the American dream. But I don't believe I'm being financially irresponsible by forgoing this supposedly sound investment opportunity.