Worth a Read – “The Couple in That Horrifying, Viral Personal Finance Diary Is a Sad Indictment of Capitalism”

Jordan Weissmann over at Slate posted this article recently. Weissmann was in somewhat disbelief that the post “Debt: A Love Story” could be a truthful representation of a couples financial condition. “To be entirely honest, I didn’t really believe the Kate and Tom story was real when I first read it. It was just too … Read more

My Wife is Stressed and I’m Feeling Like a Failure and Don’t Know What to Do

Question: Dear Steve, I’m 41 and married with kids, 2 and 5 years old. Home loan and credit cards on hold while we identify affordability. Van unregistered just received penalty notices. 20 years history of spending more than we earn. We’ve got a box of beer at home and chocolate biscuits and now can’t afford … Read more