Category Archives: Couples + Money

What to do if a money date with your honey sounds HORRIFYING.

It’s time to build some new bridges here to serve your relationship and the money dynamics between you.

Let’s do it…

 (This beautiful image came from one of our Art of Money students who gathered the words from a Money Date article, then put them in and voila!)



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Should you and your honey merge your money? Or not . . .?

So, Dear Community:

To separate, or merge finances? That’s the question today.

The answer(s) may surprise you.

couple holding handsIf we were to sum up the “status quo” on this topic, it generally suggests people merge their finances when they get married, and if they divorce, they separate them again.

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Money Love with Your Honey: Four Phases + My Best Tips

In honor of love, of relationship, and the often-gnarly territory when money enters the picture, here is my take on how to create harmony with your honey about money.

The concepts and suggestions in this article are the fruits of many years of trial and error with my own hubby, Forest Linden (if you haven’t met my love, “The Tech Husband”, check him out) as well as working with the wonderful and diverse couples who have come into my practice over the years.…

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My hubby’s bookkeeping confession + Our 1st Collaboration

Dear Conscious Bookkeeping Community,

forest & bari

I’m so excited to announce to you my very first business collaboration with my husband, Forest. We’ve put together our heads and hearts and created a  practical and meaningful learning tool for your journey.

(Can’t wait? Click here to check out our brand new Wake Up With Mint Course!)

If you’re already a student of my method, this is a fantastic new addition to your toolkit.…

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Couples + Money Discovery Tool

**This is a continuation of my previous post and it would be helpful to read it first:

Have you ever had money issues with your spouse?  Read this…

Couples + Money Discovery Tool~

Step One.

We need awareness before we can see what changes need to be made or what direction we want to go in.…

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Have you ever had money issues with your spouse? Read this…

Have you ever had money issues come up with your spouse?

Hi there. This is a silly question, right?

Of course you’ve had money issues with your spouse or partner or however you refer to your honey.

We all have. So the question is:

What do we do when our money issues come up within our relationship?

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