Anna (not her real name) is a 32-year old corporate drone from Texas.
George is a 30-year-old social researcher in London.
Charlotte (not her real name) is an 27-year-old UX designer in France.
Amy is a 30-year-old Communications Coordinator in Vancouver, Canada.
These were people with good incomes and steady jobs, some people with really good health insurance, and all of them had stories that made me go “holy crap!”
Lacy (not her real name) is a 28-year-old hospitality manager in Tennessee.
Beatrice (not her real name) is a 40-year-old vice president in Minnesota.
Anthony (not his real name) is a 38-year-old data scientist in the Denver area.
Marian (not her real name) is a 32-year-old administrative assistant in Seattle.
Melissa is a 36-year-old assistant professor in Memphis. This is an update to her 2017 Doing Money interview.