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How To Find Common Ground When Your Partner Seems Irrational With Money communication emotions financial empathy Jan 20, 2022

Do you feel that your partner's habits with money are irrational?

This is all too common in intimate relationships. Especially when two partners have different spending styles like when one is a...

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How To Develop A Successful Saver and Spender Relationship financial empathy money fights relationships Jan 13, 2022

One of the number one issues I see in couples is the spender-saver dynamic. 

The spender-saver dynamic is when one member of the couple wants to save most of their money whereas the other...

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6 Steps To Stop Gaslighting From Ruining Your Relationship communication defense mechanisms financial empathy Nov 09, 2021

Gaslighting is when someone tries to convince you that your perception of reality is wrong and not based on facts or evidence. Gaslighting can be very damaging to relationships. However, it’s...

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How To Navigate Different Financial Expectations With Your Partner financial empathy money beliefs Aug 10, 2021

We all have financial expectations of others. Financial expectations are how we expect people to behave and how much we expect to spend on certain things. 

It can be so easy to have missed...

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Eight Tips to Help You Have Tough Conversations About Money communication financial empathy Jul 15, 2021

Money is a touchy subject, and it doesn't usually come up easily in conversation. 

However, there are some occasions when we need to have a difficult talk about money with someone close to us

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How to Improve Your Relationships with Financial Empathy financial empathy financial intimacy Aug 04, 2020

        If we are honest, we all want to improve our relationships. We have an idea of what the perfect relationship may be. It could be someone you know personally or from a...

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