Understanding the psychology of money
Many a love match has failed thanks to irreconcilable financial differences. Yet partners with different money personalities can work well together if they know how.
Not everyone thinks the same about money. One Kiwi spilled the beans on Trade Me’s forums about her husband, whose approach to money left his pregnant wife scrambling to pay the bills by selling off their belongings online. Jenniebee’s story, which can be read at http://tinyurl.com/6ypb9ym, revealed two loving individuals who couldn’t understand each other’s approach to money.
Financial adviser Liz Koh became interested in the psychological side of money because she saw too many clients making little progress in creating wealth despite earning good incomes.