managing your money

What Jesus Mentions Most About Marriage Will Surprise You

This is the second in a series of posts excerpted from my new book, Preparing Your Heart for Marriage, a devotional for engaged couples. The second...

Generosity: The Ultimate Aphrodisiac

This week we are celebrating our friends Cherie and Brian Lowe’s new book, Your Money, Your Marriage, with a series of posts all about the sexiness of...

The $1300 Parking Ticket That Changed Our Marriage

This week we are celebrating our friends Cherie and Brian Lowe’s new book, Your Money, Your Marriage, with a series of posts all about the sexiness of...

How to Stop a Financial Fight Before It Starts

This week we are celebrating our friends Cherie and Brian Lowe’s new book, Your Money, Your Marriage, with a series of posts all about the sexiness of...

The Foreplay You Aren’t Performing (But Should Be)

This week we are celebrating our friends Cherie and Brian Lowe's new book, Your Money, Your Marriage, with a series of posts all about the...

10 Ways to Stop Fighting About Money

Today's topic is a guest post from Lauren at Determined Dollar and was first posted at To Love, Honor, and Vacuum. Enjoy! Money fights are the number...

It’s Not a Fight About Money, It’s a Battle For Your Marriage’s Soul

If your marriage is at all like mine, money is a regular conversation and - sometimes - a source of tension. What I like...

10 Reasons You Should Share Your Finances

Money isn't the sexiest marriage topic (that would be, ya know, sex), but considering how many marriages are destroyed by money troubles it's important....

5 Steps to a Debt Free Marriage Pt. 2

This is part two of a series. Missed part 1? You can check that out here. Yesterday we talked about how not only does God...

5 Steps to a Debt Free Marriage

One of the biggest sources of conflict in marriage is money, which in some ways is weird, right? It's just a (filthy!) piece of...
finances

7 Simple Ways to Manage Your Money

Our friend Sheila over at tolovehonorandvacuum.com wrote this great post about seven steps toward financial freedom in your marriage. Money is a source of conflict...

Avoiding the Top 5 Money Fights

It’s no wonder that money is the number one cause of arguments among married couples, as money has enough power over us to be...

6 Tips for Creating a Budget

They say opposites attract, but opposite views on finances can lead to dangerous territory in a marriage. Many couples run into issues when they realize...

Budgeting Isn’t a Punishment, It’s an Opportunity!

I know so many couples in financial trouble who are having the hardest time budgeting because budgeting is hard, it’s boring, and it feels...

Are You or Your Spouse Always Worried About Money? Read This.

Before you were married, it felt good to have your date spend money on you; it's altogether different once you're married and you're trying...

Mine, Yours, and Ours

The ‘mine’ part is easy. The ‘yours’ part, not so much.  When two become one, does everything become ‘ours’?  Whew…that’s a loaded question. To...