We hear this all the time. As we travel and speak around the country, this is a source of pain and panic for many couples. We have found that 75% of all couples marry their opposite Money Personality! No surprise that 70% of all divorces cite money as the reason for their split. But being married to your money opposite does not have to ruin your relationship. It can even make it stronger! Here are four tips to surviving your money opposite:
- Know and OWN your Money Personality – What is your Primary and Secondary Money Personality? Are you a: Spender, Saver, Risk Taker, Security Seeker, or a Flyer? [more…]
- Understand your spouse’s Money Personality. – Once you understand how your spouse views and deals with money, [more…]
- Understand the Opposite Dynamic. – On one side of the spectrum there are Savers and Security Seekers, on the other side we have Spenders, Risk Takers and Flyers. [more…]
- Have some fun! – Enjoy your new found knowledge about yourself and your spouse. [more…]
Make it Happen!
The Money Couple
Scott & Bethany Palmer