Ashley Zlatopolsky

Ashley Zlatopolsky is a Detroit-based storyteller who writes, edits and creates content strategy for publishers, brands and private clients. With 45+ cover stories published worldwide, her writing can be found in Rolling Stone, The Washington Post, Nat Geo, Billboard, the Guardian, The Daily Beast, Detroit Free Press, Healthline, USA TODAY, U.S. News, The Atlantic, Business Insider and more.
Here are five money myths that I—and likely you—believed well into young adulthood. Plus, what parents can do to bust these myths for good and teach their kids how personal finance really works.