Finances are a consistent problem for most couples, and they will impact every couple at some point in their lives. In fact, more than 90 percent of all divorces are brought about because of financial issues. Tied in with this is an ever-present danger of placing money ahead of God in your lives and in your marriage.
Saving for a rainy day is rare in America these days, but it’s still an essential strategy if you and your spouse want to remain solvent. Staying out of debt and living within your means removes a huge amount of stress off both partners’ shoulders.
God can guide couples to make smart financial decisions together and achieve oneness in their financial lives. Covered in this session are strategies on how to discuss finances and make financial decisions together. These strategies include:
- Essential financial management advice, including the difference between needs, wants and desires.
- The five divisions of income.
- How to start, make, analyze and keep a budget.
- How to recognize your problem budget areas.