Ask them about their family.
When you start dating someone, it’s hard to trust them with the truth about your—or your family’s—financial situation.
“I ghosted my ex, and she’s about to be my new boss.”
Money and success and stability weighed down on my grandpa for most of his life.
Or, how our parents’ experiences affect the way we handle money in relationships.
The longer we were together, the more I realized that just because someone is smart doesn’t mean they’re automatically smart with money.
When you share a bank account, how do you treat each other?
I collect those souvenir pennies that you get by placing fifty-one cents into a machine at a tourist attraction and turning a big crank.
The Why Oh Why podcast asks the question—and gets several different answers.