Spending fear? Possible phobia
Some people fear spending money, & many worry about money. Most Americans worry about money.
70% of Americans have debt, & 15% have negative net worth.
This is usual for debtors. Chrometophobia or chrematophobia is an unnatural & persistent dread of money.
Patients experience illogical cash worry. Patients dread mismanaging their money.
As the cliché goes, money may make people evil. Chrometophobia is derived from Chrimata & Phobos.
Chroma signifies colour in Greek, while Phobos represents terror.
Ancient coins were gold, silver, copper, & bronze. Money concerns everyone.
Most people feel tight & anxious during terrible circumstances.
Some worry about money even when they have enough. If your money worry lasts six months or more, you may have a condition.
Chrometophobia is often undiagnosed. Patients have excessive money worry. If you have the disease, you'll worry about bills, the budget, & anything that costs money.
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