The 3 Best Love & Money Tips

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. […]

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When Your Money Problems Aren’t About Money
money problems aren't about money

“I love starting the day with a coffee from Starbucks! So what if it’s $6?” “Why spend all that money when we can just brew it at home?” Have you and your spouse ever had an argument like this? You’ve probably chalked it up as just another unavoidable money fight, but that might not be […]

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Is Money Getting In The Way of Better Friendships?
money getting in the way of better friendships

We’re not sure everyone would admit it, but money affects our friendships. And we’re not just talking about money you loan to a friend. Your approach to money affects your relationships. Whether you know it or not. Is money getting in the way of better friendships for you? Every person has a unique approach to […]

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The New F Words You Need To Know
f words you need to know

Tis the season for family, the flu, and fights.  I (Bethany) am writing this week’s article because Scott is very sick and stuck at home.  I can count on one hand how many times Scott has been out sick.  He spent the whole weekend in bed, poor guy.  Anyway….his FOB “flat on back” time it […]

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How do Your Money Personalities Impact Debt?
money personalities impact debt

Money Personalities affect not just how you approach money, but how you feel about it. No one loves debt, but some Money Personalities impact debt — and how much you worry about it — more than others. If you are a primary Saver or Security Seeker, debt worries may follow you around like a gloomy […]

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3 Unexpected Gifts My Breast Cancer Gave Our Family
gifts my breast cancer gave

October is a huge month for our family. Raising awareness and celebrating the survivors of breast cancer throughout this month is near and dear to our heart. I (Bethany) am a Stage 3 HER2-positive breast cancer survivor, enduring six surgeries and ALL the side affections possible – including tubes in my eyeballs for tear duct […]

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The Most Common Money Mistakes To Avoid Based On The 5 Money Personalities
money mistakes to avoid

Laura Vanderkam, Verily contributor and author of All the Money in the World: What the Happiest People Know About Wealth, wrote an incredible article about common money mistakes to avoid, based on the 5 Money Personalities!  Here it is!  Enjoy! Everyone has his or her own unique way of thinking about and dealing with money. The […]

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Are My Money Personalities From My Parents?
money personalities from parents

When we talk with people about their Money Personalities, someone always asks us how they happened to get them. Are they born with them? Is it how they were raised? Did I get my Money Personalities from my parents? The answer is yes, no, and not really. We see example after example that verifies your two Money […]

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Marrying Money Personalities
marrying money personalities

Scott and I just got back from the beautiful wedding of Scott’s college friend, Keith. It was gorgeous event and everyone there had so much fun! The rehearsal dinner, the toasts, and the wedding ceremony all reflected the bride and groom’s tremendous love for each other. But all those events also seemed to have an […]

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Hoarding – A Spender Gone Wild?
a spender gone wild

A Spender Gone Wild? A Lesson in Hoarding and Addiction We love having the opportunity to share our relationship-saving message with people from all over the globe. It’s such a treat to talk to so many people whose relationships have been saved or improved, and always fun to hear the wide variety of individual money […]

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When Money Opposites Attract
money opposites attract

The other day we were talking to a young lady and she was telling us about her Saver Money Personality – she gets a darn right thrill out of the coupon section in the Sunday paper! Our comment to her was, “we bet your fiancé is the exact opposite.”  She said… “YOU’RE RIGHT, HOW DID […]

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