About Elle Martinez

Elle Martinez helps families at Couple Money achieve financial freedom by sharing tips for reducing debt, increase income, and building net worth. Learn how to live on one income and have fun with the second..

Family Adventure: RV Trip Across the Americas

Ever dream of getting away from it? Learn how to prepare and plan your own adventure as Mike shares how he and his wife took their family on an RV trip across the Americas! Family Adventure: How to Plan for an Epic RV Trip We’ve been talking in a series of episodes about travel all […]

Travel Hacks: Free and Cheap Family Vacations

Want to see more of the world, but are limited by budget? Learn how one couple used travel hacking so their entire family could take fantastic trips!  Travel Hacking as a Family While I know many families are eager to get out there and travel this summer, I also know that one of the holdups […]

Planning and Taking Cross Country Road Trip

Like many couples, travel had been on Derek and Carrie’s mind for a long time. However, they were busy with their work and raising their daughter. Thankfully, Olsens personal and professional circumstances had shifted and an opportunity came up that would let them follow their dreams. Want to Take Cross Country Road Trip Together? How many […]

Travel Hacks: Couples Edition

Want to get out and travel more this year without breaking your budget? Learn how you can use travel hacking as a couple to get great deals on your trips!   Travel Hacking Together As we move into May, I’m hearing more and more couples talk about travel. With better weather and after an unprecedented […]

Avoid These Mistakes When Selling Your Home

Thinking of selling your house? Today we’ll go over how to prepare your place so you can get the best price for it! What You Need to Know to Sell Your House for More So far this month, we’ve been focused on buying a house. We looked at mortgages last week, discussed how to find […]

Quick and Essential Guide to Sell Your House for More Money

For many couples, getting their house to sell for top dollar can help them hit crucial financial goals. Today we’ll go over what you need to know to get a great price when selling your home!  Selling Your House for Top Dollar While this past year has shifted and changed so many things, here in […]

Mortgages: How to Find the Best Rates

Buying a house is typically the biggest purchase couples make so you want to have your numbers line up with your goals and budget. Learn how you can find the best mortgage rates when you house hunt!  Finding the Best Mortgages Rates Are you two getting ready to start house hunting? Congratulations! When we were […]

House Hunters: How to Find a Hidden Gem (and Not a Money Pit!)

Today we’re going over home buying tips so you can snag a great deal on your dream house!  What You Need to Know About Buying a House I don’t know how things are in your area, but here in the Triangle, the housing market is hot. Prices have shot up. The median price of homes […]