7 Common Money Conflicts in Marriage and How to Solve Them
By Eileen Ambrose, Senior Editor
From Kiplinger's Personal Finance, February 2018
You and your spouse probably have different approaches to finances, but you can still live financially happy ever after.
The McClanahans had to step up their communication and teamwork to overcome their debt problems. Photograph by Lucy Hewett.
Aja and Kelvin McClanahan got married in 2004 knowing that each brought debt to the union. But they didn’t talk numbers before the wedding, and when they added it all up later, the Chicago newlyweds had a shock: Together they owed $60,000, most of it in the form of student loans.
How to Be Happy? A Nearly 90-Year-Old Has Some Advice
Judith Viorst, May 28, 2019
The author of iconic children's book Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, has never loved her life more than she does now. She's also almost 90.
“What’s been your favorite time of life?” I was asked a couple of months ago. My answer astonished my questioner—and me. For instead of a choice that approximated when I fell in love, or gave birth to my first baby, or held my first published book in my hot little hands, I looked back on my 80-plus years, my nearing 90 years, and said, “Right now.”
Post From IQDCalls Chat Room
Chat Room News Excerpts & Highlights Early Monday 6-10-19
Chattels Former Iraqi MP: the fate of PM Abdel-Mahdi is in the hands of the Minister of Electricity. If minister cannot deliver sufficient electricity this summer, Abdel-Mahdi is doomed. Some areas in Iraq are currently without electricity 10 hours a day.
chattels Baghdad / Nina / confirmed the coalition of the rule of law: "The House of Representatives is waiting frankly and revealed by Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on the completion of the cabinet cab and the end of the proxy."
Emailed to Recaps:
MarkZ Monday Morning Update- Some highlights by PDK-Not verbatim
MarkZ Disclaimer: Please consider everything on this call as my opinion. People who take notes do not catch everything and its best to watch the video so that you get everything in context. Be sure to consult a professional for any financial decisions
Member: Rainy days and no exchange Mondays, always get me down ……lol
MZ: I do believe this will be our week
MZ: Mr. C had not been allowed to process yet as of 7:45 this morning …..but big expectations for this afternoon
MZ: On European side they expect to start redeeming tomorrow….even my Interpol contact expects tomorrow
MZ: Treasury contacts think that today may be the day.
Thank you Judy
Restored Republic via a GCR: Update as of June 10 2019
Compiled 10 June 12:01 am EST by Judy Byington
Below is a summary of information from the Internet. It would be up to the individual reader to do their own research and decide whether or not it is valid.
Judy Note: Intel providers have gone silent, though it was whispered that Mon. June 10 would be a day of surprising announcements. Individual notification through email or text for Zim redemption appointments was expected at any time, with 800#s released for currency exchange appointments perhaps by Tues. June 11, or Wed. June 12.
With NDAs signed, it was rumored that Historic Bond and Zim redemption have taken place in Zurich, Hong Kong, London and Reno.
Paymasters and certain groups were being processed and made liquid, while Prosperity Packages began hard delivery Sun. June 9.
Some US businesses were advertising that they were accepting Iraqi Dinar as currency (though not yet at the new higher rate), indicating that the Iraqi Dinar was finally an internationally accepted currency.