3 Steps to Successfuly Manage Your Combined Finances

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3 Steps to Successfuly Manage Your Combined Finances
Don’t Be Fooled Into Thinking There’s a Financial Path to Relationship Doom

Caveat: When you have your financial house in order it becomes instantly apparent if the rest of your emotional house is healthy or not. And when the rest of your emotional house is in order, it is equally apparent if your financial practices require examination. From there, you have all the love and commitment you need to find solutions that work for both partners.


Larry Michel works with couples and singles around the world to help them shed damaging fears and stories from their past and experience true intimacy, love and fulfillment in the present. He can be reached at larry@thefouranswers.com. Visit MatchMatrix.com for free gifts from Larry to his YourTango followers or visit his personal website at TheFourAnwers.com.

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