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Oct 26, 2023

On this episode of the podcast, Alex once again welcomes SAFE Credit Union's Certified Financial Educator, Miriam Dougherty, to discuss the strong connections between money and relationships. Together they provide insights on the importance of discussing money matters with your significant other, helpful tips for having financial conversations at ALL stages of a relationship, statistical data about the impact of financial stress on relationships, setting common goals, and more! Whether you are in a long-term relationship, newly married, or are navigating a new relationship, this episode offers valuable insights to help you and your partner have effective and productive conversations about money... because talking about finances to strengthen your relationship and achieve your mutual goals, just makes Perfect Cents!  

To check out some of the resources highlighted in this episode visit the links below.

Fidelity - 2021 Couples & Money Study

BBC - The 'Financial Infidelity' That Can Sink Couples

The Knot - The Money-Related Questions to Ask When Dating

Investopedia - Financial Infidelity: When Couples Lie to Each Other About Money

Wealthspire - Domestic Partnership vs. Marriage: Financial Considerations

SAFE Credit Union - Refer Your Friend

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