Help! I’m Keeping Money Secrets From My Spouse.
The 3 Best Love & Money Tips
Lying, cheating and sneaking around can destroy a marriage, but it happens all the time – with money. We see it over and over in all different forms, from hidden stashes of cash and secret credit cards to undisclosed debt. In fact, it’s such a common occurrence that we decided we needed a name for […]
5 Not-So-Harmless Problems That Lead To Financial Infidelity
On your wedding day, as you and your spouse stood in front of your friends and family and promised to love and cherish each other forever, you probably weren’t thinking about fighting. But anyone who’s been married more than a week knows that fights will happen, and the majority of them will be about money. […]
Micro-cheating: What is it? How does it affect you?
Is your spouse cheating on you with YOUR MONEY? Research shows over 15 million people are lying about their money to their spouse. That’s a lot of millions. We don’t share this to point any fingers, but to lay out the facts to caution everyone about how destructive those lies can be. In fact, there […]
HELP! My Spouse Won’t Stop Lying About Money!
Micro-cheating. What is it? Is it wrong? Could you micro-cheat with your money? Do you conveniently leave out information or leave out certain facts? Are you ever not honest about the whole amount you spent while shopping or are you hiding money as a “secret” savings? Do those little white lies hurt anything? Thought Catalog […]
The $10,000 Newlywed Debt Surprise
Statistics show that hiding, cheating, and hoarding money from your spouse is on the rise. It is called financial infidelity. And it is so easy to do it these days with online banks, shopping, etc. Here is the financial infidelity “Smell Test”. Take this test today and see if there is financial infidelity in your […]
Why These 3 Financial Lies Guarantee Divorce
Coming home from vacation is so hard! While you’re swinging in a hammock in paradise you forget your long list of things-to-do, your bills, your diet and your boss. Coming home is a startling return to reality. Josh’s return home was especially startling. Home from Maui with his new bride, he went to their bulging […]
Do You Suffer From Financial Infidelity?
What if we could tell you three things that would guarantee the end of your marriage? Are there certain financial lies that guarantee divorce? Would you listen? Do you even think you need to? What really transpires between “I do” and “we’re done” anyway? Every relationship is unique, but if you’re not careful, these three things […]
A Gift With Unintended Consequences!
“Financial infidelity” is the No. 1 cause of divorce. So what is it, and how do you know if you suffer from financial infidelity in your marriage or relationship? This article originally appeared in ameriprisefinancial newsletter
A Story Of Financial Infidelity
What started off as a gift had unintentionally turned into Financial Infidelity for some dear friends of ours, Meagan and Brandon Brown. We were sitting down with them this weekend and found ourselves bent over laughing (fortunately they had worked through the challenges so laughing was appropriate). They were describing a simple birthday gift with […]
Money affects almost every decision we make in our relationship … and money decisions that are made in secret lead to what we call, Financial Infidelity. Just like sexual infidelity starts with a little flirting here and an innocent business lunch there, Financial Infidelity sneaks into relationships without warning and creeps in through those little […]