Episode 51: Podcasting from a Volkswagen Superbeetle, with Couple Money and the Retirement Answer Man

This week, Devin and John are live at FinCon and recording out of the trunk of a Volkswagon Beetle. They’ve found Roger Whitney, the Retirement Answer Man, and Elle Martinez of CoupleMoney.com, who have agreed to chat about the money issues that come up between couples, especially as it applies to retirement and later-in-life issues.

The conversation is full, with topics including:

Ways to investing in your marriage and work out money issues together

When to get help from an outside party

When do you bring your adult children into the financial conversations between a couple?

Considerations for later-in-life marriages and second marriages

Highlights include:

  • The scariest phrase to say in a marriage
  • When a prenup is a good idea
  • Making the rational decisions when you’re not in an emotional state

Resources mentioned in this show:

Elle Martinez and Couple Money blog

Roger Whitney’s website and podcast

Devin and John’s free ebook: www.bigpictureretirement.net/steps

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