Don’t Stay In A Relationship For This Reason

Bella Breakdown We have all been at the point where we know we are in a relationship that just is not working out. What might be difficult to get the breakup ball rolling, however, is that you guys might be living together. A lot of people stay together just for the fact they don’t want to have to deal with dividing up the finances. There are ways to get out of the relationship without breaking the bank. 1. Close Joint Accounts Close down joint credit cards and accounts with your ex. Take your name or their name off of...

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For Richer, Or Poorer

Bella Breakdown Love and finances are two topics that, when combined, can be a little touchy. When you get married, however your finances more often than not, are going to be combined. Purchases like cars and houses, in addition to whether or not you’ll want children are financial subjects that should be discussed together. So, let’s say you’re engaged and about to get married, what can you do to ensure financial success after your vows have been exchanged? 1. You’ve got to talk about it Finances are not going away, or getting easier after marriage. Open the lines of...

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Dollars and “Sense”: How to Raise Financially Savvy Kids

How To Teach Children Good Financial Habits! Parents work really hard, and do a great job of teaching children important life skills, which eventually prepare them to be productive and capable citizens of the world. We teach them proper manners for different situations and how to drive a car, along with an endless list of other necessary abilities. However, one thing that many kids are lacking in is the skill of how to manage their money. Whether it’s because you feel that children aren’t ready to learn how or that you don’t feel you would be a good teacher (maybe you have...

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