Table of contents for Love & money : a life guide for financial success / Jeff D. Opdyke.


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Love & Money
TABLE OF CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION
STAGE ONE
The Formative Years: Financial Fundamentals
Budgets are Like Diets-Everyone Cheats: Developing a Spending Plan
Are We What We Owe? Controlling Debt
Small Change is Real Money: Managing Your Spending
Emergency Savings: Preparing for the Unexpected Costs of Life
STAGE TWO
The Early Years: Building a Life Together
Speak Now or ... Forever You'll Regret It: Gauging Financial Compatibility
The Perils of His and Hers Accounts: Merging Finances
Money Laundering: Curtailing Surreptitious Spending
Does Money Equal Power in a Marriage? Balancing the Salary Equation
STAGE THREE
The Kiddie Years: Big Dollars for Little People
	Having Children: Evaluating the Financial Implications
	"All My Friends Have One!" Managing Kids and Their Material Wants
From Allowance to Summer Jobs: Teaching Kids About Earning Dollars 
Speaking in Code: Understanding Your Messages About Money
STAGE FOUR
The Middle Yeas: Re-Evaluating Your Life
	One Income or Two? Making a Choice About Lifestyle
	The Trials of Being the Trailing Spouse: Following Your Dreams
	You Take Paris ... I'll Take Vietnam: When Vacation Desires Diverge
When Financial Incompatibilities Arise: The Art of the Compromise
STAGE FIVE
The Later Years: Planning the Future
	Retirement, Part I: Obsessing About Your Future
Retirement, Part II: Making Sure Your Dreams are in Sync
	College Savings 101: Pass or Fail
	When Parents Need Money: Deciding When You Can You say 'No'?
	
CONCLUSION
 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Finance, Personal, Couples Finance, Personal