Starting on the right path as a young family is important. Many are getting first jobs that pay decent money, finding partners, and maybe …
I’m going to argue that your natural spending habits are actually a pretty minor factor in whether your relationship will be successful. If a couple has one person that’s a spender and one person that’s a saver, it can actually be beneficial to both parties.
Well, in a world where we can see our friends every accomplishment, vacation and home upgrade on social media 24/7, it’s tough not to get a little jealous from time to time.
It’s important that both you and your partner are on the same page for your goals, because as Kine says, the further away you are from your idea of prosperity, the unhappier you are.
Often, the very worst thing that you can imagine happening to you (that doesn’t involve death or destruction, that is) can be such a turning point in your life, if you let it. For our family, the layoffs spotlighted our financial insecurity.