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New Relationship: When Should You Have the Financial Conversation?

Consag Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 7:45 AM
Not one word of marriage.

Dear Carrie: I'm 30 years old and have been dating a terrific girl for almost a year. I think she's the one, and we get along great with just one snag: money. We're both new in our careers, but I make a lot more than she does. As a result, I've been paying for everything we do together: dinners out, weekend trips, etc. I love treating her, but I'm worried because I know I need to be saving for my emergency fund, retirement, etc. Any suggestions for how I can turn this around without upsetting my girlfriend? --A Reader

Dear Reader: With...