Money Mochas

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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When it comes to tracking expenses, I’ve got two confessions to make: Confession #1: I’m a reformed stickler. I used to think everyone needed to do their own books, no ifs ands or buts about it! Now I know: it can be SO empowering to hand off our bookkeeping to a pro. But I still believe tracking your finances, at least for awhile, is an invaluable education. As long as you find the right tracking system for you. Confession #2:…

November 5, 2015
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Money is a journey. And it never goes in a straight line. You dance two triumphant steps forward … only to fall one step behind. You track your expenses religiously for a month … then realize you hate that software. You take a big leap in your day-to-day money practices … only to zigzag back to deep, vulnerable, internal work. This is why we need friends. Kindred voyagers on this money journey, to cheer us on when we succeed and…

November 3, 2015
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