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* 1. Please rank the following conversation topics on the level of discomfort you experience, lowest to highest (1-5), when discussing them in your social circles.

  1 No Discomfort 2 3 4 5 High Discomfort

* 2. Now, tell us how you feel discussing money with each of the following groups:

  1 No Discomfort 2 3 4 5 High Discomfort N/A
Your Spouse / Partner
Your Parents
Your Siblings
Your Children
Your Friends
Your Colleagues

* 3. In general, how often do you avoid having conversations about money?