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Budgeting together isn’t always easy. Jessi Fearon, author and creator of The Budget Mama, shares her story and tips for how to successfully budget as a couple!
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Budgets and Couples
- why and how Jessi and her husband Pat had a $500 wedding
- the changes she and Pat paid off over $55,000 of debt in 17 months
- why you shouldn’t obsess on finding the best budget and instead how to create a budget that you can stick with
Hope you enjoy!
If you want to hear about an easy way to budget? Listen to my episode on budgets for couples who hate budgets.
Resources to Budget Together
Do you two want to get on the same page with budgets? Here are some helpful resources mentioned in the episode and more.
- The Total Money Makeover: Classic Edition: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness
- Real Life on a Budget: 17 Practical Challenges to Live and Thrive on a Budget
- Why We have Joint AND Separate Accounts
- Six Tips for Newlyweds to Manage Finances
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