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Why the personal questions?

I've seen a bajillion posts these last few weeks about how much everybody spent on Christmas and asking how much you have in savings, or the rate on your mortgage. I think it's kind of gauche. Do people really sit and talk about their money like that?

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:25 PM on Jan. 7, 2009 in About CafeMom

Answers (5)
  • Sure we are Americans. What else can we talk about, the government has programmed us that way, lmao.

    Answer by 2-1CavWife at 9:26 PM on Jan. 7, 2009

  • Does it matter , its anonymous ... it's not like discussign it with co-workers or whatever .

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:28 PM on Jan. 7, 2009

  • I think people are trying to figure out if other families are in the same position as they are. Its no big deal.... just answer anonymously.

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:29 PM on Jan. 7, 2009

  • if you feel it is inappropriate just dont answer.

    Answer by KelsoBabeyy at 9:30 PM on Jan. 7, 2009

  • I wasn't talking about in the answers section.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:43 PM on Feb. 12, 2009

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