Last updated on June 30th, 2017 at 08:46 am
If you have financial issues when you are married, it can destroy your marriage and financial problems are among the most typical marital relationship issues that needlessly lead to divorce.
Managing your money is simple when you break it down to its simplest options:. You can either pay for something or you cannot.
If you cannot afford to buy somethins you have 2 options, either stop spending your hard earned money where its not essential to spend it or else or try and make more cash.
I’m searching for a replacement car at the minute which has actually actually got me thinking of the the amount of people who buy large price items like cars that lose value so quickly and then have a struggle making the monthly payments. It can be hard to buy a new or second car outright but you can definitely save money by not buying new cars and instead opting for a model a couple of years old which can save you thousands and still be reliable and stylish.
More importantly, lower payments mean less stress for you and less stress for your marriage.
If your marital relationship is constantly under stress since monetary issues are constantly the main source of stress and anxiety, minor things get blown out of all proportion due to the fact that anxiety levels run high which all originates from the monetary issues in the family.
Lots of couples get themselves into monetary issues simply due to the fact that they decide to disregard cash problems and just throw things on the Credit Card. Once thats done the problem is forgotten about till the Credit Card Bill arrives.
When the credit card bill comes they expect that one day in the future the bill will simply disappear or maybe the credit card faries will take care of it.
They keep up this self delusion until they hit their credit limit and then they have to wake up to paying all their bills plus crippling credit card payments.
Like any other issue in your marriage monetary challenges need to be resolved, nipped in the bud well before they end up getting out of control.
Don’t waste time and effort fighting over it, it does not matter who decided to buy what on credit, the financial problems are there and they need to be sorted out.
Above all don’t forget marriage is about working together and if you stick together there is nothing you can’t achieve.
When you loose focus, fail to see exactly what actually matters in life, begin arguing instead of collaborating to get your finances back in order you can easily destroy your marriage.
Do not blame anybody, do not go searching for an argument simply take a seat, look at how you are spending your money, write down exactly what your income is develop a plan on how to make the two figures meet. Help each other through the procedure and find a way to live within your income or make your income meet your current needs. There are many ways of making more money, doing overtime at your present job, getting an additional part time job until the financial problems are over. Studying for a new career or starting a part time home based business.
If you have any unnecessary expenses such as eating out, take-away food, gym memberships etc. cancel them until you are back on your feet. Home cooked food is yummy and you can excersize without going into a gym full of sweaty people.
Follow there steps and you can save your marriage from financial problems.
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