Finances

The area of finances has been identified as the primary source of conflict and stress in marriages! How do we make money? How do we spend money? How do we save money? How do we give money? All aspects of budgeting raise questions that individuals, and couples, must address.


Money tips from God

If God gave out financial advice, would you listen? After all, who better to predict market forecasts? Give instructions on how to ride out a down...

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Last year, two-thirds of American women identified financial strain as a major threat to their families, according to a survey by Meredith...
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Somewhere, in some household – maybe yours – one of the following three money fights is happening: The spender-saver fight:Spender: “Let’s...
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Winter 2005 was bleak and dreary. I was single, new to a large city and occupying a sad excuse for an efficiency apartment. Christmas was nearing,...
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Twenty-five years ago, Steve and Annette Economides ventured down a path that has taken them far from the social norm. They decided to buy less and...
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Grade five science taught me that appearances can be deceiving. I learned that when looking at an iceberg, we only see the small portion that sticks...
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In a marriage, there is no “my money” and “your money” or “my debts” and “your debts.” There is only our money and our debts. A couple...
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After years as a financial counsellor, I’ve learned that money is the number one cause of divorce – not to mention the thing married couples fight...
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When I searched for my knight in shining armour, I never expected him to ride in on a jet. But alas, my knight was really an air force pilot named K-...
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Money is becoming a huge problem in our marriage. I think my spouse spends too much. Meanwhile, I’ve been accused of being “stingy” and “unrealistic...
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What’s your perspective on financial investments? I’ve always been of the opinion that playing the stock market isn’t much different than playing the...