Transparency. Over the past decade, that word has turned into a juggernaut of sorts. Politicians, businesses, nonprofits, even celebrities espouse the greatness of transparency. In an effort to be more transparent, Twitter accounts were made, blogs and vlogs were established, press releases became a smidge more authentic, and someone started the trend of selfies sans makeup.
It only makes sense that in a field such as personal finance that is marked with trappings of transparency that eventually the call to share salaries would be made. It’s the final frontier in a lot of ways. Bloggers DIY projects, money-saving hacks, couponing tips, no-spend challenge results, monthly budgets, and net worth totals. The missing piece? Income. Continue reading “I Know How Much My Coworkers Make”