Difficult Conversations

In our current research project, couples often mention “difficult” conversations about money. Why is that? Many of us don’t understand our own attitudes, beliefs and values about money; never mind those of our partner. These attitudes operate, and often remain, below the surface. So, when is a good time to have “surfacing” conversations”?  Now. These […]

Connective Listening

Successful money conversations between partners in a committed relationship require the use of certain skills. One is “connective” listening. Are you listening to reply or defend? or Are you listening to understand? This is among the “self-check-in” techniques I had the opportunity to discuss at the CPA Canada Mastering Money Conference. Thank you to CPA […]