What’s Love Got to Do With Finances?

Marriage and finances. It’s a big deal. Its vital that  you and your significant other learn how to discuss and resolve financial matters. Money problems are the leading cause of divorce. To avoid being a statistic, engaged blogger, Set Turner’s advice:

1.     Sit down together and discuss how you both view, value, and envision your income. Talk about your debt and expenses. Lay out the reality of your bills, retirement savings, and disposable income.

2.     Work through disagreements, with respectful negotiations and compromise.

3.     Pledge to be honest with each other and refuse to hide your financial burdens or mistakes from each other.

4.     Make a budget and a plan to check in weekly.

What’s love got to do with finances? – Married Life from Hitched – Social network for married couples