Mad Men's Jon Hamm, Broad City's Abbi Jacobson and others share one thing in common
People like to think that movie stars have it all—money, success, happiness. That they’re somehow above us average folk because we see them on TV. But in reality, celebrities are people too. Many of them weren’t wealthy when they started out, and even now, they make mistakes with their money like the rest of us. They blow their paychecks like we do, they forget about that 401k, they mess up their taxes. It turns out, having all the money in the world doesn’t necessarily mean you know what to do with it.
Some of the world’s biggest Hollywood icons talked to Wealthsimple about the role money plays in their lives—the mistakes they’ve made with it, the lessons they’ve learned, and their perspective on dough. Below are few favorite pieces of advice from the Money Diaries series.