6 Ways To Talk About Debt — So You Can STOP Fighting About Money
The 4 C’s to Getting Out of Debt Together
It doesn’t have to be like this! Meet Tom and Julia, they’re probably a lot like you: Tom and Julia have an amazing marriage. They laugh a lot and are pretty content with a simple life. But sometimes when the humor dims, they fight about money. Not loudly. Not often. And definitely not all the […]
When Opposite Money Personalities Attract
Do you and your spouse fight, argue, or play the passive aggressive game about your credit card debt? The average credit card debt per household is $15,300, and the fact that one of you thinks that the debt is ok and the other doesn’t is slowing eroding, tearing apart, and ending relationships. Here is the good […]
3 Ways To Keep Your Spouse From Freaking Out When You Spend Money
The other day we were talking to a young lady and she was telling us about her Saver Money Personality – she gets a 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 you know?” […]
Why These 3 Financial Lies Guarantee Divorce
You spend money every day. You have to. But does he have to freak out about it? Not anymore. Here are 3 ways to keep your spouse from freaking out when you spend money. Can you remember the last day you didn’t have to pay for something? It’s almost impossible. You spend money every day. You […]
Your Vacation Can Be Fight-Free
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 […]
Getting an F in Marriage? How to Get an A Today!
Vacations are great – fights on vacations are miserable. Let’s face it, most arguments start with a disagreement about money.
Money Woes Hurting Your Marriage? 2 Clever Ways To Talk About It
This article originally appeared in Your Tango While our kids are eagerly anticipating summer vacation, in one state, parents considering a divorce are going back to school. Oklahoma lawmakers signed a bill requiring divorcing couples with children under the age of 18 to complete a mandatory educational program. We guess parents are not going to […]
The Lopsided Money Relationship
Your mother was right—you need to think before you speak. So, why isn’t it that simple? Maybe mama didn’t know your spouse is so frustrating! Or, that money would be so tight in your marriage. Maybe mom didn’t know that you want what you want, when you want it. (Hmm … actually, we’re guessing she probably […]
3 Ways to stop a “Money Nag”
A couple of weeks ago we were walking off the Denver Everyday TV show set. Chris Parente, the host of the show, suggested we give tips to couples who have a big difference in the amount of money they each make. We LOVE hearing your Money Relationship Questions!
Who likes to be nagged? Not us! According to a new study out of the University of Copenhagen, nagging can actually be the cause of premature death. The study goes on to say that couples who are in high stress relationships because of nagging spouses are two to three times more likely to “kick the […]