can, especially bipoc, tell me why we're not supposed to talk about how much we make (not in terms of ppl at work, thats not a problem, i mean like, just with other people not in your field and stuff?)? my mom told me not to and her mom did the same, i think shes trying to protect me but i would like to know from what possibly


@wenotfreeyet I think it's to do with either 'politeness' or to protect you from others exploiting you, just a guess though.

@photonicfae ahh okay! yeah i think she must be worried about the latter, but im like...ive already been exploited so what does it matter?? but that makes sense ty!

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