The New F Words You Need To Know
How do Your Money Personalities Impact Debt?
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 […]
3 Unexpected Gifts My Breast Cancer Gave Our Family
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 […]
The Most Common Money Mistakes To Avoid Based On The 5 Money Personalities
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 […]
Are My Money Personalities From My Parents?
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 […]
Speaking To Our Military: Do Your Money Personalities Matter?
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. Nature vs. Nurture We see example after example that […]
Marrying Money Personalities
We had the supreme opportunity to speak to a large group of our Armed Forces at Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, Colorado about their Money Personalities. What a thrill! To all our Armed Services Men and Women, we salute you! We are so thankful to live in this great country with an incredible military that […]
Hoarding – A Spender Gone Wild?
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 […]
When Money Opposites Attract
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 […]
Help, I Married My Money Opposite!
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 […]
We hear this all the time. : “Help, I Married My Money Opposite!” As we travel and speak around the country, this is a source of pain and panic for many couples.