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Ep. 028: Teach Me About Money and Love Compatibility

July 27, 2018

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Money and love compatibility? It’s a real thing.

We all worry about when to have the “money talk” in a relationship. Here’s the thing, you should consider having little money talks all the time.

And while the thought of talking about credit scores and savings strategies on a first date may make you want to call for the check and run for the door, you can start picking up context clues very early in a relationship. These clues can give you an idea of whether or not you might be have that financially compatibility with someone.

After all, money changes everything, especially love. Who makes more money? Who pays the cable bill? To have or not having a big wedding or put money toward expensive vacations?

We all enter relationships with some financial baggage, real or emotional. How you handle it as a team can really make a difference in making love last.

Everyone has their own financial style and it can help to find someone who matches (or compliments) yours.

On this week’s episode of Teach Me How To Money, Erin Lowry, author of Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping by and Get Your Financial Life Together, talks bills, debt, engagement rings, and more.

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By Lindsay Goldwert
Lindsay Goldwert is Senior Editor at Stash.

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