marriage

Don’t Let Others Manage Your Money

One of the best ways you can protect your finances is by running your own numbers.  Certified Financial Planner and author Carl Richards opened up about his money mistakes, including how he lost his home. “The Lender Approved Us” At first I read the article it hard to believe that he, as financial adviser, bought more house then […]

Marriage and Money Q&As: Better Bank Options Plus Loaning Money to Family

We’re doing a listener Q and a, and we’re answering two big marriage and money-related questions: finding better banking options and how to decide whether or not to loan money to friends or family! Answering Your Marriage and Money Questions Last Q&A we covered getting back on track with financial goals, raising credit scores, and […]

How One Couple Saved Over $80k in a Year!

Want to retire early, but your spouse isn’t ready? Learn how Jamila and her husband got on the same page with financial independence and saved over $80,000 in a year!  Getting on the Same Page with Financial Independence Wouldn’t it be fantastic if the two of you were instantly on the same page with your […]

How to Shift and Live on One Income

One of the biggest game changers for us was learning to live on one income. I’ll share the strategies we used to dump our debts while still having fun! If I had to nail down one thing that has been a game changer for us, both financially and in quality of life, it is basing […]

How to Negotiate with Debt Collectors

Are you frustrated with your debt and feel like you’re stuck in this rut? Today we’re going to see how you can negotiate your debts to lessen the stress and get you closer to your debt free goals!  Dealing with Debt Collectors Paying off debt is usually one of the top three goals people make […]

How to Talk About Money (without Starting a Fight)

Need to talk about money, but worried about starting a fight? Carl Richards and I share easy ice breakers and conversation starters to help and your spouse get on the same page with money! How to Talk to Your Spouse About Money While it makes for good TV drama, finding out your spouse has been […]

Getting Your Spouse to Save More

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 […]

Why Do We Fight About Money?

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 […]