Couples + Money

Couples + Money Discovery Tool

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it for years to come: When couples choose to do money work together, you will move mountains. You can become closer, more intimate, more on-the-same-team, than ever before. You can peer beneath the surface of those fights (or those closed-off lines of communication) and see what’s really going on. You can make it fun and playful. And, I know it sounds crazy, but: you can make money work downright sexy. (Ahem.) But here’s…

November 12, 2015
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Pssst … you’re in for a sneak peek treat! This article is adapted from the rough-and-uncut manuscript of my upcoming book, The Art of Money: A Life-Changing Guide to Financial Happiness (Coming out Spring 2016). We’re currently in an intensive editing process with my fairytale-perfect publisher, Parallax. That means: what you’re about to read might be significantly different (or completely missing) from the final version of the book. I adore these ideas, though, and couldn’t wait to share them with you. Enjoy!…

October 1, 2015
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Dear Community, Exhausted and reverent, we lugged those three, precious paper bags through the parking lot to our little car. Forest and I had only been dating a short while, and were living in Sebastopol, California. Despite earning only a modest income, we both valued high-quality organic food so much, we made a weekly pilgrimage to Whole Foods. Almost without fail, Forest and I would return to our car with three or four bags of food — and a couple-hundred…

September 28, 2015
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