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Articles on Money

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  • Protect your child’s inheritance money by making a will

    21 Oct 12:27

    Making a will ensures that your money and possessions will be distributed according to your wishes. When a person dies without having made a will, it is called ‘dying intestate&rs... (continued)

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  • Buying a property and moving in together: what you need to know

    17 Oct 16:22

    Moving in together is one of the biggest decisions you can make as a couple. Whether you are buying or renting, there are a number of things to consider and it’s important to get ... (continued)

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  • Money and finances: planning for the future as a couple

    13 Oct 16:22

    Although money isn’t the most romantic topic, it’s an unavoidable part of any relationship. Your financial situation as a couple differs depending on whether you are married... (continued)

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  • All I want for Christmas is to know you love me

    22 Dec 18:01

    Relationship research shows that buying gifts for a loved one can make you happier and, for the recipient, it really is the thought that counts. Shopping for gifts at this time of ye... (continued)

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  • Two thirds of men would be happy to be a stay-at-home dad

    30 Mar 16:09

    Despite mums traditionally dealing with the majority of childcare, a new study has revealed that three quarters of men would be happy to quit work during their son or daughter’s f... (continued)

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  • Relationship Issues? Talk it out in the Listening Room

    06 Feb 14:52

    TheCoupleConnection has re-launched its Listening Room service to give you a safe, anonymous, online space where you can offload your relationship issues to trained counsellors. &nbs... (continued)

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  • Preparing for marriage – Finances

    11 Jul 11:07

    Many of us find it difficult to stay on top of our personal finances. When our monthly bank statement drops through the letterbox, we can be shocked at the amount that’s left in o... (continued)

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  • Being in a Couple at Christmas

    04 Dec 16:15

    Finding time together is a struggle for lots of couples. If you’re juggling work, childcare and housework on a daily basis, ‘quality time’ together is probably litt... (continued)

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  • Managing the cost of Christmas

    05 Dec 10:52

    In these tough economic times, many of us are worried about how we’re going to make ends meet over the Christmas period. Expenses often seem to spiral out of control at this ti... (continued)

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  • The Couple Connection has re-launched its popular relationship insights animations

    18 Apr 14:56

    This month on thecoupleconnection.net we have re-launching our popular Relationship Insights. These short animations are based on a wealth of research. Each one should help you g... (continued)

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Most Helpful

  • An introduction to relationship advice

    18 Aug 13:18

    Welcome to the Relationship Advice section of thecoupleconnection.net. This website is designed to follow the the helping process that is divided in to five stages; exploring, understan... (continued)

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  • Arguments and the recession - what about the kids?

    26 Aug 11:39

    If you are worried about money and feeling stressed it is likely that you will be arguing more - with your partner and with your kids. Even if the arguments are mainly with your... (continued)

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  • What other couples say about money

    13 Aug 17:02

    Even when we have enough money, what to spend it on, whether to save it and the cost of living can cause tension in our relationships. This worry and stress can filter through and ch... (continued)

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  • Money, Money, Money!

    14 Aug 09:59

    Most couples say the thing they argue about most is 'money'. This is not really that surprising; money is central to most of the decisions you have to make as a couple. Plann... (continued)

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  • Did you know this about money?

    14 Aug 10:17

    Did you know that concern about money worries was rated higher than any other issue for couples in a recent survey for One Plus One. Couples argue about money because it has an unden... (continued)

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  • Understanding Money Issues

    14 Aug 14:23

    When we decide we want to improve our relationship we’ll begin by identifying the area of our relationship that isn’t working well or the issue that seems to cause troubl... (continued)

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  • When the money runs out

    14 Aug 16:41

    It seems everyone is talking about the credit crunch and what it will mean to them. The extra costs of having children can sometimes make it really hard to manage money. Add to that ... (continued)

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  • Budget Planner

    20 Aug 11:16

    Some times our finances just seem to get a bit out of hand. Although we might know how much is coming in each month – what’s going out can be another story. Use this planner... (continued)

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  • A psychologist's perspective on arguing about money

    21 Aug 14:49

    Arguing about money – is money the problem? “Money” is a top source of couples’ arguments. Yet in a study I helped conduct on couples just pre-marriage... (continued)

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  • Has your relationship been hit by the credit crunch?

    23 Mar 14:23

    As the credit crunch bites we are all feeling the strain. With unemployment rising to almost two million, (the highest figure in over a decade) worries about redundancy, paying the mort... (continued)

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Most Commented

  • Relationship Issues? Talk it out in the Listening Room

    06 Feb 14:52

    TheCoupleConnection has re-launched its Listening Room service to give you a safe, anonymous, online space where you can offload your relationship issues to trained counsellors. &nbs... (continued)

    5 Comments Read more →
  • An introduction to relationship advice

    18 Aug 13:18

    Welcome to the Relationship Advice section of thecoupleconnection.net. This website is designed to follow the the helping process that is divided in to five stages; exploring, understan... (continued)

    3 Comments Read more →
  • What other couples say about money

    13 Aug 17:02

    Even when we have enough money, what to spend it on, whether to save it and the cost of living can cause tension in our relationships. This worry and stress can filter through and ch... (continued)

    2 Comments Read more →
  • Budget Planner

    20 Aug 11:16

    Some times our finances just seem to get a bit out of hand. Although we might know how much is coming in each month – what’s going out can be another story. Use this planner... (continued)

    2 Comments Read more →
  • Managing the cost of Christmas

    05 Dec 10:52

    In these tough economic times, many of us are worried about how we’re going to make ends meet over the Christmas period. Expenses often seem to spiral out of control at this ti... (continued)

    2 Comments Read more →
  • Money, Money, Money!

    14 Aug 09:59

    Most couples say the thing they argue about most is 'money'. This is not really that surprising; money is central to most of the decisions you have to make as a couple. Plann... (continued)

    1 Comment Read more →
  • Did you know this about money?

    14 Aug 10:17

    Did you know that concern about money worries was rated higher than any other issue for couples in a recent survey for One Plus One. Couples argue about money because it has an unden... (continued)

    1 Comment Read more →
  • Arguments and the Recession - Checklist for Arguing Well

    26 Aug 11:33

    1.  Timing Matters Is it a good time to raise an issue? Not when your partner is stressed and in a bad mood nor when they’re watching their favourite TV programme. ... (continued)

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  • The recession and your relationship - Losing it ......or sorting it?

    27 Aug 08:50

    Are you losing it ……or sorting it? How are you and your partner managing the fallout from the recession – do you think it is affecting how you are getting on? ... (continued)

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  • Pregnancy and Finance

    31 Mar 15:45

    Going from a couple to a family may be one of the biggest changes you and your partner ever experience. It may be one of the most exciting times of your lives.  Or possibly ... (continued)

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