How you deal with money can provide insights into how you deal with people — even in a marriage setting. Additionally, how money is viewed, spent and saved can impact how you function in a relationship with someone else. Before making that relationship mostly permanent, you should talk about money, and establish a solid foundation from which to discuss money in the future.
Areas of Expertise: Personal Finance
Miranda is a financial journalist. Her work has appeared in a number of publications, online and off, and been mentioned by the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, NPR, and Consumerist. Miranda is a contributor to U.S. News & World Report, and writes at the blog Planting Money Seeds. She is also a panelist for the Money Mastermind Show, and the Money Tree Investing Podcast.