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..

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 […]

Working together with your finances can not only grow your wealth but also build up your marriage. It can be a daunting (and sometimes frustrating!), though, when you don’t see eye to eye. Is there a way to help get your spouse on board? Can you save money and your marriage? How to Help Your Spouse […]

Learn why and how couples fight about finances and ways you two can start working together to build up your marriage and money!  How to (and Not to) Have The Money Talk Today we’ll be discussing one of the biggest concerns couples have when it comes to love and finances, having the money talk. via […]

After the year we had in 2020, I know many families – counting ourselves too- are reevaluating things, including finances. One lesson gleaned from the past year was making sure the budget was optimized so that whatever we were spending on was either essential or something we truly enjoyed. There really was no reason to […]

Need a boost with your income? Learn how to find the best paying side hustles for you!  Finding the Best Side Hustles That Pay Well Sometimes to hit your goal faster, you just have to earn extra money. Of course that’s not the only thing you’re doing. If you’ve taken my Free 5 Days to […]

Things are about to get hectic around here. We just heard from our neighbor that the developer is going to start building the townhouses across the street from us starting next week. Is Buying a House a Smart Money Move? Here in Raleigh if there’s a sliver of land, they’ll develop it. It’s a hot […]

Getting ready to start house hunting? Get tips on how you find and buy a house you love that is still affordable!  Are You Ready to Buy a House? Right now with the national median listing price in December was $340,000, chances are buying a house – it’s typically the biggest purchase a family makes. […]

Expecting a tax refund this year? Learn how you can enjoy it now and set yourselves up to build wealth! Want to Get the Most from Your Tax Refund? You can watch this week’s video here or you can read below the highlight and grab some resources to make the most of your tax refund! […]