In this exciting episode of the Holistic Wealth podcast with Keisha Blair, we have an exciting solo episode on how to have a money date night. In the hustle and bustle of our daily lives, it’s easy to overlook the importance of nurturing our relationship with money. To help you cultivate a healthy financial mindset, the Holistic Wealth Podcast is excited to delve the concept of “Money Date Nights.”
Statistics show that 80% of couples have different money mindsets so it’s critical to have ongoing money date nights. Your Personal Financial Identity is a cornerstone of your money date nights and should be integrated throughout. In this episode, I will walk you through effective tips and strategies on how to have a successful and meaningful money date night with your spouse or partner. In the NEW Holistic Wealth Expanded and Updated: 36 Life Lessons To Help You Recover From Disruption, Find Your Life Purpose and Achieve Financial Freedom, there are many strategies throughout to help you master the “Art of Recovery From Disruption”.
Resources Mentioned In This Episode: Holistic Wealth (Expanded and Updated): 36 Life Lessons To Help You Recover From Disruption, Find Your Life Purpose and Achieve Financial Freedom.
How To Have A Money Date Night
Setting the Scene:
1. Choose a Cozy Setting: Create a comfortable and inviting space for your money date night. Whether it’s a quiet corner of your favorite coffee shop or the coziness of your living room, make sure the environment promotes open and honest conversation.
2. Prepare a Light Meal or Snacks: Keep the atmosphere relaxed by preparing a light meal or snacks. Sharing food can foster a sense of togetherness, making your money discussions more enjoyable.
3. Reflect on Financial Goals: Begin your money date night by reflecting on your individual and shared financial goals. Discuss short-term objectives, such as saving for a vacation, and long-term goals, like retirement planning.
4. Review Budgets Together: Take a look at your budgets and financial plans. Discuss any necessary adjustments or celebrate achievements. The Holistic Wealth Podcast emphasizes the importance of aligning your spending with your values, and this is the perfect time to ensure your financial choices reflect your priorities.
5. Explore Investment Opportunities: Delve into the world of investments together. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned investor, share your thoughts on potential opportunities and learn from each other’s perspectives.
Mindfulness and Connection:
6. Practice Gratitude: Express gratitude for your financial journey, acknowledging the achievements and lessons learned along the way. Gratitude can shift your mindset towards abundance and prosperity.
7. Vision Boarding for Finances: Embrace the power of visualization by creating a financial vision board. Cut out images and words from magazines or printouts that represent your financial goals and aspirations. Display it in your home as a visual reminder of your shared dreams.
8. Set Actionable Steps: Before concluding your money date night, establish actionable steps to move closer to your financial goals. This could include setting a monthly savings target, exploring new investment opportunities, or creating a debt-repayment plan
Why it’s so important to start having money date nights, including some lessons and context from the NEW Holistic Wealth Expanded and Updated book by Keisha Blair.
• Learn some tips and strategies for having meaningful and transformative money date nights including integrating your personal financial identities.
• Learn how to transform your personal money story, through having regular, ongoing money date nights.
• How the Holistic Wealth Method (developed by Keisha Blair and outlined in Holistic Wealth) helps you to effectively manage stress and anxiety.