Couples

Are you being bullied over money?

December 2, 2013

“One in 10 Americans classify their spouse or live-in partner as a “financial bully.” - Credit Karma and Harris Interactive Good morning Dinks.  If you follow me on Twitter you know that I am very anti-bullying, in all aspects of life from school yards to the work place.  Now that I am older and out of school I […]

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How to Be the Female Breadwinner Without Becoming Resentful

November 13, 2013

Good morning Dinks.  This is a guest post from Casey at www.GoBankingRates.com. Enjoy! Women who are financially-independent and the breadwinners in their relationships often find a profound sense of empowerment with each paycheck — but often, that feeling quickly turns to disappointment. Female breadwinners may feel as if they aren’t crushing any stereotypes at all, but […]

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She won’t leave him, not even for the money

October 9, 2013

Good morning Dinks.  One of my colleagues and friends is going through a really tough time right now because she is facing a fork in the road of her relationship.  I have known Kate for almost seven years and she has been with her husband for almost just as much time.  Kate met Ken (Oh […]

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Are DINKS the new normal?

September 23, 2013

Good morning Dinks.  So many times here on Dinks we have talked about how people with no kids work harder at the office because we don’t have the time commitment to rush home to and how childless couples are seen as being selfish in the eyes of society.  But maybe this isn’t so true anymore. […]

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How To Start Integrating Your Finances

September 10, 2013

Since the goal of Dual Income No Kids is to discuss finance within relationships, Today’s posting contains some thoughts on getting started merging your finances. Anyone who is married or in a long term relationship will say you’ll need to begin integrating your finances with your significant other at some point. David Bach has come […]

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Our Top Five Financial Tips from Eric Tyson

August 20, 2013

At home, my bookshelf is next to the computer. I‘m starting this posting and I’m looking at the books on my shelf. We must have dozens of personal finance titles, everything from the classics like The Intelligent Investor to junk like Charles Givens piece Wealth Without Risk. There are also thousands of personal finance blogs […]

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Do you do everything with your spouse?

August 19, 2013

Good morning Dinks.  I am planning my next vacation and it’s going to be totally awesome, if I do say so myself.  This October I am going to spend 9 days travelling around the East coast, starting with 4 days in New York where I’m going to meet up with my girl Athena @According to […]

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Shopping with your spouse…is it a crazy idea?

August 1, 2013

Good morning Dinks.  As we all know there are many differences between men and women, from our spending habits to our views about what’s important it’s clear that we may just be from different planets. On our recent vacation to Niagara Falls I learned about another very important difference between men and women – shopping.  […]

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Blinded by money: Are housewives the modern day prostitute?

July 29, 2013

Good morning Dinks. As you may remember I am really addicted to reality TV.  I particularly love The Real Housewives of…anything.  I know that this series gives women a bad reputation, but every week I tune into Bravo all the same to watch the shenanigans that the women are up to. I think that this […]

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