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When a financial problem is really an emotional one

An illustration. A woman rides a wave made of Monthly Statements and money. The woman’s husband holds an umbrella underneath.
An illustration. A woman rides a wave made of Monthly Statements and money. The woman’s husband holds an umbrella underneath.
Illustration: Justin Cassano


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Why money management is something couples should do together

Illustration: Laurie Rollitt

In any relationship, each partner tends…


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Tying your self-worth to your job can backfire

Illustration: Laurie Rollitt


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Ever since we combined our money, we’ve been fighting all the time

Illustration: Laurie Rollitt


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How to have an awkward but necessary conversation

Illustration: Laurie Rollitt

Money is a touchy subject for plenty of people, but when someone refuses to talk…


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How to navigate a gifting culture clash

Illustration: Laurie Rollitt

Sounds like…


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Strategies for keeping the mystery in gift-giving when you share a credit card

Illustration: Laurie Rollitt

Welcome to Joint Accounts, a weekly advice column about money and relationships of all kinds. Have a question? Email jointaccounts@medium.com.

Dear Joint Accounts,


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My family is making me feel guilty, but I have a budget to stick to

Illustration: Laurie Rollitt

Welcome to Joint Accounts, a weekly advice column about money and relationships of all kinds. Have a question? Email jointaccounts@medium.com.

Dear Joint Accounts,


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We can’t stop fighting about it. Should we just separate our finances?

Illustration: Laurie Rollitt

Welcome to Joint Accounts, a weekly advice column about money and relationships of all kinds. Have a question? Email jointaccounts@medium.com.

Dear Joint Accounts,


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We’ve always kept our finances separate, but now that we have a baby, it feels like the cost is disproportionately falling on me

Illustration: Laurie Rollitt

Welcome to Joint Accounts, a weekly advice column about money and relationships of all kinds. Have a question? Email jointaccounts@medium.com.

Dear Joint Accounts,

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