Money Before Marriage: A Financial Workbook for Engaged Couples

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Are you off to a good start? She's a shop-aholic and he's a tightwad. Or he's a spendthrift and she's a penny-pincher. Are their marriages doomed to fail? Should they even marry at all? It's been said that the two most destructive problems in a marriage are mismanagement of money and poor communication. In this financial book, Money Before Marriage, Larry Burkett disarms these powerful threats by summarizing the key insights of wise money management. Learn how to avoid the most common financial and ...
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Overview


Are you off to a good start? She's a shop-aholic and he's a tightwad. Or he's a spendthrift and she's a penny-pincher. Are their marriages doomed to fail? Should they even marry at all? It's been said that the two most destructive problems in a marriage are mismanagement of money and poor communication. In this financial book, Money Before Marriage, Larry Burkett disarms these powerful threats by summarizing the key insights of wise money management. Learn how to avoid the most common financial and communication pitfalls experienced by thousands of newlyweds by:
  • Applying to your marriage what God's Word says about finances
  • Discovering the practical aspects of managing your personal finances
  • Answering the tough questions relating to debt, credit card use, life insurance needs, and separate bank accounts
  • Preparing your new family's first budget

Let Larry Burkett help you to smooth out the bumps in your marriage before they start. "The prudent sees evil and hides himself, but the naive go on, and are punished for it." --Proverbs 22:33

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780802463890
  • Publisher: Moody Publishers
  • Publication date: 4/28/1996
  • Pages: 122
  • Sales rank: 783,174
  • Product dimensions: 7.59 (w) x 9.93 (h) x 0.33 (d)

Meet the Author


LARRY BURKETT (1939-2003) was a well-known authority on business and personal finance. He wrote more than seventy books, including non-fiction bestsellers like Family Financial Workbook, Debt-Free Living, and The World's Easiest Guide to Finances. He also had a worldwide radio ministry. Larry founded Christian Financial Concepts and served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Crown Financial Ministries®. He is survived by his wife, Judy, four grown children and nine grandchildren.
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Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Finances: The Doorway to Intimacy

Chapter 2: Discovering Your Personality Profiles

Chapter 3: Hoarding or Overspending: Discovering Your Tendencies in Money Management

Chapter 4: Creating Your First Budget

Chapter 5: Straight Talk from Larry on Marriage

Chapter 6: The Pastor's Guide

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