Will I Ever Have Enough Money?


Dear Money Mom,

I grew up in a working-class family, the oldest of four children who were often told we couldn’t afford things at the supermarket. At an early age, I vowed to have a different, more stable life. I got a scholarship to college and reduced costs further by taking classes at night and working during the day. My sophomore year, I met my husband. His wealthy parents paid all his expenses. My senior

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