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Cult of prosperity: Helping kids cope with the realities of privilege

Living the fabulous life may be hard-earned spoils for you, but it can leave your children disillusioned and distant from their middle- and lower-class peers. Living privileged puts your kids in an unusually advantageous place in life. But what are the possible pitfalls of giving your kids everything you didn’t have; and a lot of what many will never have?
Make sure your children understand the potential for:
Social repercussions

Immediate friends. Feel a kinship with your kids because they share a financial status. Fake friends. Cozy up to the wealthy for the trickle-down benefits of the good life ...

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