Satisfy Your Valentine In 3 Easy Steps

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Originally appeared in Your Tango

Like it or not – Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Some love it and some hate it.

When Scott and I were first married, I asked him to handle three holidays: my birthday, our anniversary, and Valentine’s Day. And do you know what? He has made plans for each one, every year, without fail.

This might not be a big deal for your spouse, but Scott isn’t a big holiday guy. I love them; especially the cards, the surprises, and the time carved out of busy schedules to celebrate and have fun. So, he makes them a big deal for me.

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Would Your Spouse Say You’re “Money Mean”?

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Use this checklist to see

He said. She said.
He’s wrong. I’m right.

Finger pointing can quickly turn into finger poking when money is involved.

Lots of spouses fight about money. In fact, divorced couples say “money” ruined their relationships more than any other factor.

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Is My 5 – 25 Year Old Entitled? 5 Ways To Know

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“Reprinted from original article in Your Tango

Once upon a time, parents feared their children wouldn’t have enough. Now we fear our kids have way too much. You want to give your child every advantage you never had, but where is the line between investing in their growth and happiness and raising an entitled brat?

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3 Tips To a No Sweat Christmas

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Happy Thanksgiving!!! Let the Shopping for the Holidays begin…. The day after Halloween everything was gone and the Christmas decorations were up.   Kohl’s, Macy’s, and JCPenney’s will all be open on Thanksgiving – all to lure us in for the spendiest season of the year. The average family spends $786 dollars and every store is in a race for those dollars NOW!

So before you head to Wal-Mart at 2 in the morning or make sure that you are the first into Macy’s on Thanksgiving Day, here are three tips to make sure you are ready to go and will have a smooth spending and Holiday season:

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Know Your Kid’s Candy Eating Approach

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Happy Halloween, everyone! Candy and fun are in the air — but what does that have to do with raising money smart kids? EVERTYHING ☺ We are excited to share with you a Your Tango article that has been getting a lot of “buzz” and teaching many about the power of observing your kid’s candy eating habits in a whole new way.

By the way, we are starting a new “Raising Money Smart Kids” series. If you have kids or grandkids you don’t want to miss this. Be sure to sign up today.

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