he is representative of everything, actually
Everything is finite, apparently! We just gotta deal, keep lurching forward, thinking madly, perhaps singing a song.
This book is worth your time: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Finite_and_Infinite_Games
the general issue of financial ignorance, lack of confidence, is kind huge, imho. Would be great if more folks felt empowered to learn and/or had opportunities to experience the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat. It's a global issue of unequal opportunity to education flavored with misogyny and some racism.