Ask the Dolans: How do I talk about finances with my significant other?


Ken and Daria Dolan, America's First Family of Personal Finance, answer your money questions every Friday.

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Did you know finances are the #1 reason couples split up? And that's without the added stress of a recession! It doesn't have to be that way. We've been doing this for a long time – helping folks with their personal finances and being married for more than 37 years! – and we've learned a few lessons along the way to making it all work. Check out our video response below to learn important strategies for a financially-successful partnership.

Dear Ken and Daria,

How do you get a significant other to sit down and discuss financial matters?

Do you suffer from MMD? Marital Money Discord affects many couples, but with a little communication and these strategies from Ken and Daria, you'll be on your way to financial bliss!

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