This week I’ve dedicated towards talking with single people aiming for marriage. I wanted to end the week with this column I wrote a while back on how our culture sees love in the wrong way. I thought it was a good way to cap off the week, since it relates to... I’ve been talking all week about finances in marriage–and I want to end today by actually looking at why you need a budget. I haven’t really talked about budgeting, because so many other websites do that so well. I looked at why couples should share... This semester I did something very brave–that actually didn’t turn out to be such a big deal at all. I didn’t fuss when my youngest daughter decided she wanted to drop to part-time status at university so that she could start doing YouTube full-time.... Should married couples share finances? I asked on Facebook recently whether people kept joint back accounts or separate ones, and quite a few people said that they kept separate accounts. They either divide expenses down the middle, or they delegate certain expenses... All this week we’ve been talking about resolving conflict in marriage. If you missed some of the posts on how to resolve conflict, please read this one on the one reason we can never fix marriage problems. It’ s SO important that couples get this... We’ve been talking about conflict resolution this week, and getting communication to be stronger and healthier than it was before. I really believe this is so important as we’re starting off the New Year–everyone’s pumped about improving...