Chrometophobia or Chrematophobia

Fear of Money

By: Taylor Fater

What is Chrometophobia?

Chrometophobia is an abnormal and persistent fear of money. people suffering from this phobia have an irrational fear that they may mismanage money or that it might live up to it's reputation as "the root of all evil." the phobia of money is not only about the physical handling of money but also about the value of money. people with less money are more susceptible to this phobia due to the pressures of managing money.

Symptoms

- panic attacks

- dizziness

- sweating

- numbness

- confusion