Category Archives: Money

Video: Woman asks about her husband being cheap

During this week’s Dr. Patty Ann’s Tuesday Tips for Success a woman asks about her husband being cheap – except when it comes to spending money on himself. Click below to hear my response. #relationshipexpert Rekindle Romance and Happiness in Your Relationship, Dr. Patty Ann  

3 Ways to Avoid Money Fights in Marriage

New love is often blind to behaviors and/or attitudes that may potentially create tremendous future stress in your relationship. It’s only a matter of time before differences in your attitudes and values about money take center stage in your marriage. Once the honeymoon subsides and the rose-colored glasses come off, money rears its very ugly […]

3 Tips to Avoid Money Fights during the Holidays

During the holidays do you spend way out of control and over budget – and not say a word about your overspending to your partner? Do you just wait until the credit card bill arrives in late January and then have a huge blow out fight? Or do you pay cash so your partner doesn’t […]

7 Easy Steps to Stop Money Fights in Your Marriage

One of the reasons I am so excited about the success of my book launch is because the book became a best seller in BOTH the “business” & “relationships” categories. Why? Make no mistake about it – your marriage is as much a business relationship as it is a romantic relationship.  Those couples that choose […]

Money Fights: Signs of Financial Infidelity and practical tips on how to avoid this type of money fight!

The numbers are staggering – depending on what research poll you use – at least 50% of all couples have a partner engaged in financial infidelity. Therefore, there is at least a 50% chance that you can personally relate to the issue of financial infidelity in your relationship – or you know someone who can […]

Always Fighting about the Credit Card Bill after the Holidays? 3 Simple Secrets to Finally Stop Fighting about Money in the New Year

Every year you resolve NOT to do it. You promise yourself you do not want to always be fighting with your partner about the credit card bills. In fact, you promised your self last year that 2010 would be the year you finally stop fighting about money! And yet here you are, once again, fighting, […]

How Couples Can Avoid Fighting about Money During the Holidays

Most women love to shop.  Truth be told, the holidays can be the perfect excuse for women to not only engage in – but ramp up into full gear – this favorite female pastime activity. Never mind that I, the bizarre person I can be at times hates shopping.  (I know, this alone should throw […]

Keeping your Relationship Sane in The Midst of Family Holiday Insanity

“Deck the halls with boughs of holly, falalalala, lalalala”. The holidays are once again upon us. Families travel by trains, planes and automobiles to spend the holidays together. Are you entering the holiday season with visions of sugarplums dancing in your head? Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanza, the holidays bring with them unrealistic […]

How to STOP Money Fights in Your Relationship

There are few issues that bring out the worst in relationships and couples like money. It doesn’t matter if you are rolling in the dough or struggling to make ends meet – money fights cross all socio-economic, ethnic, religious and any other type of boundary lines that exists!!! Money fights are, in fact, the #1 […]

Online Shopping for the Holidays

For saving time – and money – the web is the place to be for holiday shopping. I love to purchase books on and my kids love to browse craigslist to find bargains. Do you have a favorite website you like to use for your holiday shopping? Please share it with us and tell […]