Money fights may be the top predictor of divorce, but it’s not money’s fault. Our emotional attachment to money is the problem. Some financial experts such as Suze Orman even say that we have a relationship with money. Our emotional attachment to money doesn’t just affect our human relationships, it can destroy our marriages.
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You don’t feel comfortable loaning your boyfriend money, but you don’t know how to say no to a guy you’re dating – and maybe even in love with! These five tips will help you know what to do when a man asks you for money. Even if you have the spare cash, it might be smart to say no when your boyfriend asks to borrow money.
My husband and I are thinking about money long-term (sort of): retirement in less than ten years. I’ve been researching money and marriage tips, and found these helpful tips for couples considering retirement on our bank’s website (thank you, RBC! Hopefully this article will help me pay the mortgage).
Easing financial stress for couples is easier with these tips for money and love! These tips will help with credit card debt, different money personalities, job loss, or financial investment mistakes.
Before the tips, a quip:
“Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. And it will leave you unfulfilled.” ~ Barack Obama.
Not only will focusing on money leave you unfulfilled, it’ll weaken your relationship or marriage. If you’re struggling with financial stress as a couple, read EnJOY Freedom From Financial Stress.
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Money and marriage can mesh – if both partners can assert their financial beliefs and money personalities without hesitation. This mini-test for assertiveness in a… Read More »Money and Marriage – How to Assert Your Financial Beliefs
If you find yourself lying about money to your partner in your love relationship, you’re not alone. Financial planners and marriage therapists are encountering financial… Read More »How to Stop Lying About Money in Your Relationship