Introduction: Holiday Family Financial Special

With the economy continuing to sour, job losses piling up and consumer spending plummeting, there’s no way to get around it: This holiday season is going to be different from years past.

But that doesn’t mean it has to be worse.

To kick off the holiday season, Carmen devoted a special show to getting back to the roots of what the holidays are supposed to be about – family. Because having your family’s financial house in order is the best gift you can give, no matter what’s happening in the economy.

Read on to find out how you can strengthen your financial relationship with your partner, how to teach your kids about the birds and bees of financial planning and much more.

>>Partners In Love, Partners In Money

>>Birds and Bees or Budget and Bills?

>>How to Tackle Family Financial Feuds

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