4 money mistakes that can harm your relationship

Everything seems to be going well. Your boyfriend is great, and your relationship is going stronger and more serious by the day. But before you decide to take things further, there's one dreaded topic you should have a serious talk about: money. 

Money mistakes
Money mistakes
11 Dec 2015

Money mistakes

Though money might be the last thing you want to talk about when you're in love, being open about money matters is an important step in every relationship. Here are a few money mistakes you should avoid to keep your relationship going smoothly. 

Keeping secrets
Keeping secrets
11 Dec 2015

Keeping secrets

Are you still paying off credit card debts from one year ago or warding off constant phone calls from debt collectors? Though it might seem embarrassing, being open about your financial situation can bring the two of you closer, as you'll both start to find solutions for a better future together.

Living beyond your means
Living beyond your means
11 Dec 2015

Living beyond your means

It's easy to overspend when you're always trying to keep up with your friends. Don't worry about missing out and learn to say no to something that's not worth the cost. Instead of forcing yourself to go on a concert trip just because everyone else is going, why don't you try saving up for your dream honeymoon destinations

Impulsive shopping
Impulsive shopping
11 Dec 2015

Impulsive shopping

We understand all too well how tempting a huge "70% OFF" sign can be. Before you decide to check it out and end up with four shopping bags, think about all the things you've bought and left unused at home. Do you really need another pair of black pumps if you already have five in your closet?

Making bad investments
Making bad investments
11 Dec 2015

Making bad investments

With all its confusing jargon, investing can be intimidating. You might think you're being smart when you just buy whatever stock your friends have been buying. But without understanding anything, you'll only get panicked if the market crashes and risk losing all your money. Ask for advice from your partner or even a professional before making any big decisions.

Related:
6 things that will happen when you’re dating a girl, not a lady
5 non-creepy and genuinely sincere pickup lines to use at the gym
11 Singaporean men/women on what made them cheat

Report a problem