How to do a monthly budget together as a couple. Managing your money together as a couple is one of the most healthy things you can do for your relationship. Working a monthly budget together will bring both partners together and strengthen other, non-financial areas of your relationship. The communication, trust, and teamwork skills will transfer to all the other areas of your relationship.Continue
When know what we should do, but many times we put it off and fail to look to our future. There are simple steps to take to make sure that your family is protected now and in years to come. Read More Let us know how you are doing in these areas.
We are the proud parents of two teenage boys. As they get older, they learn more and more about money management. We are often asked when to start kids budgeting. Well, here is your answer. Let us know some of your experiences too. Read more
It seems that many families are trying to decide if they can afford to live as a one income family. To do this, they need a plan. Read More
Added by Kathryn Gerken on March 29, 2013 at 10:14am — No Comments
If we don't fail sometimes then we will never learn from our mistakes. It is true in life and in our personal finances. It is all a mater of how you frame your failure and change. Read more
Many people are stretched to the limit, when managing their time. Then they wonder why they can not manage their money as well. It all takes time, but you must prioritize. You are the only one who has a direct interest in your financial welfare. So how much time does it take to budget? read more
This week on Connie and Sheila Talk - hear 48 Days' Derek Olsen share what he and his wife Carrie went through in a…Continue
I recently submitted this blog post for "Enemy of Debt" but thought I would share it here on 48 Days as well. Hope you enjoy...
At the time this article is being written, we are almost half way through the year. That means, by my calculations, we should be…Continue
Added by Tyson Morgan on April 1, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments
Our life is insane busy. Finances are getting taken from Peter to pay Paul.
Sometimes you do not know what to pay next. Even worse, you do not have enough money to pay the next bill.
Through this “hurricane of life”, you have to get back to the center. The bulls eye of where money is supposed to be spent.
I teach all of my clients to always focus on “The 4 Walls” and then go down the list from most important to least important.
The 4 Walls…Continue