Does money scare you? Would you rather not open up the can of money worms with a family member? What about that pile of bills in your desk drawer that you’re ignoring?
Money and the situations surrounding money can be scary when left unattended for a while. But, when faced with a plan, money can be mastered–instead of money mastering you.
Let’s explore a few issues that could frightens many about money.
Money and Relationships
Relationships are hard enough without adding money to the mix. The desire to keep the relationship in tact is generally the most primary goal–yet this is tough to do.
These few articles may help you address money and relationship issues:
- How to Get a Spouse on Board the Financial Train
- 10 Reasons Why Your Budget and Marriage Aren’t Working
- Money, Love, and Marriage– Collection of helpful articles
- What do You Teach Your Kids About Money?
- Premarital Financial Series
What other money and relationship questions do you have?
Money and Debt
Debt is one of the most frightening subjects. It is a time when money is literally your master and you are held captive by its grip.
Don’t let this fear immobilize you. Fight back! Respond, and don’t let your fear of the unknown bills rule over you.
Educate yourself and respond with a plan to fight debt.
What scares you about debt?
Money and the Future
The future is unknown, but it doesn’t have to be scary. You can prepare by mastering the art of budgeting; it takes time, but well worth the effort to take control of your finances and punch fear in the face!
Retirement is also a topic that may have you concerned. Perhaps all you need is a new perspective on work and retirement?
Will you have enough money for the future? How do you prepare now to ensure you won’t be living on the street or a burden on your family in your older years?
These articles address a few common issues with money and future.
- 10 Free Retirement Calculators
- ROTH IRA: The Golden Egg in Your Retirement Nest
- Access Your Social Security Statement Online
Does money and the future scare you?
Conquer Your Fear of Money
You can do it. Your fear of money can be conquered, but it may time.
Find fellow companions for the journey. Educate yourself about the money issues causing the fear. Pray. Face the facts. Fight.
Have you conquered your fear of money? If not, what money issues are causing fear in your life?