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How Does She Get Her Husband to Stop Being a Tightwad?
How Does She Get Her Husband to Stop Being a Tightwad?
Joanne in Castleton wants to know how she can get her husband to loosen up a bit with their spending. She writes: My husband has us on a tight budget but I don't feel like we need to be. We both make good money and have kept our jobs during the pandemic. He also has separate savings account that we use when we go on vacation. That account is doing well because we haven't gone anywhere in over a year. I want to buy some fun things like shoes and maybe some expensive wine that I want to try, but he's being really stingy. How do I get him to loosen up on spending?
Even Those Who Aren’t Broke Are Breaking Down. How Are You Handling This Economy?
Even Those Who Aren’t Broke Are Breaking Down. How Are You Handling This Economy?
Sadly, I think I'm a lot like most people when it comes to this recession and impending debt ceiling crises, the less I have to think about it the better.  We all just try to get through it with the hopes that it will lead to a better day. Unfortunately, you can't really get away from it because no matter who you are or where you live, it's effecting you , your family and how you live...