By Farnoosh Torabi, Yahoo! Finance
According to Merriam-Webster's dictionary, to "afford" something means that you are able to "bear the cost." But, let's say you earn $50,000 a year. Can you afford, say, a $1,500 flat screen TV or a $3,000 watch? Read the article here.
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