It can be difficult to know what to do in certain situations involving money. For instance, how much cash should you give as a wedding gift? What do you say when someone asks you how much you paid for your new watch? And how should you respond to a friend or family member’s request for a loan?
Over the next few weeks, we’ll answer these questions and more in our new video series, “Financial Etiquette with Randy Cohen.” The author, humorist and original The New York Times “Ethicist” will weigh in on everyday financial dilemmas and offer his expert opinion on those money-related questions you’ve always wanted to ask – or never wanted to answer.
What potentially-awkward financial situations would you like advice on? Has anyone ever asked you a question about money that you felt uncomfortable answering?