Just judging by my personal experiences, I think this is a really pervasive problem today. And it's made worse by the very nature of our consumer-centric culture. "You can have whatever you want," advertisers tell us. "You work hard for it. You deserve it. What does someone else's say-so matter, really? Go get what's rightfully yours!"
If you have any thoughts or ideas on the article, or regarding "financial infidelity" in general, I'd love to hear them!