Valentine's Day
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and it’s hard to not get caught up in the flood of red and pink hearts and Cupid’s arrows in flight. When my…
Keep Your Spending Under Budget this Holiday Season
As a newlywed, I couldn’t wait to reach the milestones of our first holiday season as husband and wife—picking out our first Christmas tree, making our place a winter wonderland…
Sticking to a Household Budget
Through most of my twenties, my idea of budgeting was buying one pair of heels instead of two and offsetting pricy dinners with friends by eating ramen noodles the rest…
How Newlyweds Can Better Manage Their Money
In the weeks before my wedding, it seemed like I had hundreds of choices left to make—from which flowers I’d carry down the aisle to where everyone would sit at…
Moving In Together: What Stays and What Goes?
When taking my marriage vows, I promised to stick by my husband’s side through sickness and health, for richer or poorer. But before we moved in together, I didn’t realize…
First-time Homebuyers: 4 Ways to Prioritize
I loved the little townhouse my husband and I rented when we first got married. But when we started talking about having kids, my cute little place suddenly felt way…
Tips for the ‘Couples Talk’ On Money and Budgets
Casey Slide has a background in Industrial Engineering and resides in Atlanta with her husband and young son. She is a stay-at-home mom and contributor for the Money Crashers personal finance blog.…