We aren't taught to budget. We aren't taught how to deal with money. We are told the wrong things about debt. And then, we pressure each other into spending and wanting more, more, more. No wonder, so many of us have no clue what we are doing.
Kate Hildenbrand is a writer, youtuber, and podcaster about sustainability, minimalism, and living a life worth living.
There are many myths surrounding money and debt, but trickle-down economics might be one of the most stupid myths that manages to stay alive. In this video, I explain trickle-down economics and talk about how broken the system is.
If you ask people if they have any debt, they usually say something along the lines of "I don't have any debt, except..." and then list whatever debt they don't really consider debt. Let's talk about money and debt and how messed up the entire system is.
The way we eat is wasteful and unhealthy. From processed foods to food waste, we are doing everything wrong when it comes to food. We can do better.
When you ask people how much money they have or how much they are in debt, most people don't have a fucking clue. Society pushes us to spend without thinking and often forces us to. We talk about money and debt, budgeting, and what we can do to get to a better place when it comes to finances.