Our favourite Certified Financial Planner (and huge inspiration for #MoMoneyMoProgress), Shannon Lee Simmons shares some incredible tips on how to talk about money with your partner.
We talk about this often on Mo’ Money. Why? Because it can be such an awkward and challenging discussion to have!
Whether you’re in a long-term relationship right now or you plan to be in one in the future, we highly recommend you learn Shannon’s top 5 tips:
Top 5 Tips to Talk Money With Your Partner
#1. Choose your time to talk!
#2. Use ‘we’ language! (You’re a financial team)
#3. Focus on the common shared goals.
#4. Don’t be bossy.
#5. Don’t judge your partner.
Do you have tips that have worked for you?
We’ll definitely be covering this topic again and again (and again).
Sending you positive vibes for that conversation!!
p.s. If you’re Canadian, you’re going to love The New School of Finance that Shannon is launching in the fall! Follow her on Instagram for all the updates!