20 Adoption Tax Questions Answered by Daniel Peterson, CPA

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-v8i4u-a650b5 When we adopted all 3 of our kids, we had so many questions about the adoption tax credit. In today's episode, I tracked down our accountant, Daniel Peterson, CPA, before his busy season started and I asked him 20 Questions About Adoption. He even gave me some bonus material at the end. Be sure to … Continue reading 20 Adoption Tax Questions Answered by Daniel Peterson, CPA

Take Advantage of the Health Savings Account During Fertility podcast episode

When money leaves my hands, I want to know that it’s had a purpose. Did I use every financial trick to my advantage or did I just blow it into the wind? When it comes to fertility, there are so many emotions attached to this money. It’s nice to know that you’ve spent some time logically making this decision. Before you spend your money, be sure you’ve taken advantage of all tax benefits, discount programs, and your health savings account.

Review of You Are a Bad*** at Making Money with Guest Devon Baeza podcast

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-adhzs-a29219 Guest, Devon Baeza and Host, Laura Coleman discuss the book You Are A Bad*** At Making Money by Jen Sincero. How can our thoughts, money stories, and a Money Journal help us reach our financial goal for preparing for adoption and fertility? Finally, learn how to pronounce Devon's last name.

Book Review of Jen Sincero’s You Are a Bad*** At Making Money

This article may contain affiliate links, but each link has the Saver/Security Money Personality pledge. I only recommend if my Saver/Security Money Personality would actually buy it. Money earned from affiliate links helps us to continue with our mission of preparing couples financially for adoption/fertility.  I've teamed up with Devon Baeza, a fertility financial coach, … Continue reading Book Review of Jen Sincero’s You Are a Bad*** At Making Money

5 Techniques for Better Money Conversations

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-z4x9t-a1803d Adopting and going through fertility is stressful enough and then we add the money equation to the mix. Studies show that the wounds from money-related arguments can feel more painful than other types of arguments. Join Family Money Coaching as we teach you the 5 Techniques for Better Money Conversations from the Love & … Continue reading 5 Techniques for Better Money Conversations

Borrowing from your 401(k) for adoption/fertility? Think about this First.

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-8jsca-a0e4f3 When you are told you are going to need $20,000 for fertility or adoption, the first response is, where are we going to get that money? For many, your 401(k) is your biggest asset. Before you raid your 401(k) to pay for adoption and/or fertility, listen to this podcast interview as Financial Coach, Laura … Continue reading Borrowing from your 401(k) for adoption/fertility? Think about this First.

Does Your Money Personality Say Yes to IVF?

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-jcedu-a06f5f Did you know that your Money Personality affects your decision about whether to do IVF, IUI, natural cycle IVF, or not to do fertility at all? Listen to the raw and real conversation about how a Saver and Spender made their decisions during the fertility process.

Understanding Financial Infidelity

Nothing says dream smasher like Financial Infidelity. You have a dream of adopting a baby or trying to conceive through fertility and you realize that you need a substantial amount of money. Then you discover that your spouse has racked up $15,000 on a credit card that you weren’t aware they had. It’s like the … Continue reading Understanding Financial Infidelity