Financial planner and blogger Justine Davies tackles everything you could possibly need to know about living in financial harmony with the one you love in her practical new book How to Afford a Husband.
Finding a soul-mate is one thing – love, laughter, great times! – but getting joined at the hip pocket – stress, rows, resentment! – can be another.
“Opposites attract” the saying goes, and along with different opinions on food, television programs and hobbies, couples can also have quite different attitudes towards money. No wonder finances are one of the main reasons for relationship conflict.
But in How to Afford a Husband…or any other live-in lover, Justine Davies shows couples how they can avoid all the usual money traps and arguments.
This new book will not only help people to run their day-to-day finances more successfully, but enable them to make „big picture‟ financial decisions with confidence. It includes advice for couples on: Setting goals and working together Budgeting, saving and debt strategies Insurance, investing and estate planning Buying a house, setting up a business and starting a family.
“Over the cooler months of the year, you should prepare and light a fire for him to unwind by. Your husband will feel he has reached a haven of rest and order, and it will give you a lift too. After all, catering for his comfort will provide you with immense personal satisfaction.” – The Good Wife’s Guide With humorous anecdotes throughout, in addition to sound advice, How to Afford a Husband is an engaging must-read for anyone considering joint finances, leaving couples in better shape to enjoy the more exciting aspects of their relationship!