dealing with debt and a financially irresponsible spouse

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dealing with debt and a financially irresponsible spouse

I am married to a man that isn't exactly financially responsible. When he finds something that he wants, he will do whatever is necessary to buy it. This has caused us a lot of debt over the years. What can you do when you are married to someone that doesn't take being in debt seriously? How do you approach him or her about their spending habits? I have worked with a financial professional to learn how to manage my money, how to discuss our money problems with my husband and to learn how to reduce my debt as quickly as possible. Find all this information and more here on my blog.


Factors That Influence Bail Amounts

Typically, your first court appearance after being arrested will be a bail hearing. This is when the court decides whether to release you from jail on your own recognizance or to charge a deposit that will help guarantee you'll show up for your court dates. There are a number of factors that influence the amount of your bail order. Here's what you need to know about how bail is set, so you can develop a strategy that will minimize the amount of money you have to pay for your freedom. Read More 

4 Ways To Invest Your Money So It’s Not Just Sitting In The Bank

Sure—you can gain a profit off the interest your money makes when it sits in your savings account, but if your earning rates are anything like the national average you're only getting about a .17 percent return. Why not invest some of that money in alternative options to increase your return on investment overall? Here are a few great options to consider: Invest in Some Gold While the value of gold can fluctuate based on factors like peer pressured buying and price manipulation, the average value of gold continues to rise in general. Read More 

Need Money? Four Reasons Why You May Want To Take Out A Small Loan

Small loans, also commonly called personal loans, are loans made by a lending institution in the amount of $35,000 or less. While small loans are not as well known as auto loans or credit cards, they can be a great way to get money you need for a variety of reasons.  Here are four of the reasons you may decide to take out a small loan.  You Need to Make Repairs to Your Home Read More