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Personal Finance Is Sexy

Recently CB opened a Roth IRA. Never doubt that personal finance knowledge is very attractive. (I wonder if my money nerdism has rubbed off on him).

I am so proud of him for taking this step.icon smile Personal Finance Is Sexy

So next time you are trying to interject some romance into your relationship, why not give your partner a card and say, “honey, I started saving for retirement!” Oh, the personal finance sparks will fly!

  • financia@financialfr - Usually when I hear "Oh, the personal finance sparks will fly!" somebody's sleeping on the couch! ReplyCancel

  • J. Money - Yes, AGREED ;) ReplyCancel

  • me in millions - Ooo baby! Talk some personal finance to me!!! ;) ReplyCancel

  • Wellheeled - @me in millions
    Let’s try to keep it PG here. Hehe.ReplyCancel

  • Miss Gen Y Money - My fiancee J has just started getting into PF with me, he now has an Excel sheet for his budget and he reads my blog regularly. I told him last week that “he was nicer without a budget” because we wanted to go out to dinner and he said he only had a $1 left! So yes, we’re bonding over PF. :) ReplyCancel

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  • QL girl - lol! You all are too much….
    A Roth IRA doesn’t quite have the same effect on me, however, if my BF whipped out an excel sheet….mmm, he’s got me there!

    So far, no spreadsheet. =[ReplyCancel

  • Little Miss Moneybags - I fell for Peanut when he told me (on our second date) about his spreadsheet. I was so proud when he opened a Roth IRA this week too, but I REALLY like watching him aggressively pay down student loans–and have his family call him for financial advice.ReplyCancel

  • Rachelle - Hahaha. I think its time for me to some PF spark in my relationship. We’ll discuss PF over dinner tonight…ReplyCancel

  • Jessie - This is great! When Jordan opened his RRSP earlier this year I was soooo pleased!! Way to go!ReplyCancel

  • edwin - good job! i do a lot of personal finance rubbing too =)ReplyCancel

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