If you ever listen to Dave Ramsey, you know that he acknowledges that what he teaches is “abnormal” compared to the “normal” financial behavior we see engaged in by a substantial majority of American consumers. I don’t agree with everything that Ramsey preaches but his statements about normal financial behavior ring true to me.
So, I have compiled my own list of ten signs or indicators that someone is engaged in bad financial and money behaviors that are now, unfortunately, considered normal. These are not in any particular order of significance. You may have others to suggest.