June 28, 2022


Its All About The Money

How ‘Sex & The City’ Ruined Women’s Relationship To Money

12 min read

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In this episode, Chelsea dives into all of the problematic ways Sex & The City portrayed women’s financial lives, and the lasting impact that has had on our cultural understanding of money and aspiration.

Carrie Bradshaw, The Original Influencer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AkMTY0a3arc&t

Female writer salaries: https://www.bls.gov/opub/reports/womens-earnings/archive/womensearnings_1998.pdf

What Carrie spends: https://thefinancialdiet.com/heres-carrie-bradshaws-lifestyle-cost-2016/

NY Times rent article: https://www.nytimes.com/1994/02/27/realestate/new-york-apartment-rents-moving-up.html

NYC taxi vs subway fare: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/tlc/passengers/taxi-fare.page

Manolos: https://www.forbes.com/2008/05/22/twx-hbo-movies-biz-media-cz_hc_0522sexinc.html?sh=581e1dce5c81

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