Focus on the Family

Bethany and Scott Palmer

Scott and Bethany Palmer, The Money Couple, are the authors of The 5 Money Personalities: Speaking the same love and money language. They have over 20 years of financial planning experience. The Palmers enjoy an active lifestyle in Colorado with their two young sons, Cole and Cade.

Marriage and Money

Poor financial communication between husband and wife is common. Talking about money doesn’t always come naturally, but Bethany and Scott Palmer offer tips that can make the process a little easier.

Happy man showing off newly purchased stuff while upset wife looks at the receipt

End Daily Disagreements About Money

A practical way to communicate about your finances is to create a “money huddle.” It’s not a budget-planning session; it’s a time to address the emotional side of money.

Reasons for Financial Infidelity

Money matters are so stressful and so frequent that couples are often tempted to hide the truth about their spending. This is what we call financial infidelity.