Have you heard? Pizza, the food item, was on The New York Times Magazine’s “Meh List” this weekend.
Our financial lives vary, and we each have different ideas of how we want it to be. Personal finance is personal for a reason. Some of the problems we come across have to do with things we can control, namely living within our means, but a large part of it—pay discrimination, skyrocketing health care costs, the 401(k) problem—are simply out of our control and are things that typical middle class household are really dealing with. It’d be nice to recognize those problems while telling people to get out of their F-150s and get on a bike.