Is There Really an Infidelity Gene and What Does it Mean For Your Relationship?

A new gene discovered by scientists is being called the “infidelity gene,” but what does that actually mean, and is the name truly rooted in the scientific...

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How to Keep the Money Mistress From Destroying Your Relationship

Something as seemingly ‘harmless” as hiding a purchase you made from you partner is really not harmless at all. In fact, it’s a form of financial infidelity, and can lead to...

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Struggling With Power And Money In Your Relationship?

In spite of feminism’s best efforts, in spite of our determination otherwise, decades of clearly defined gender roles can simply prove hard to undo, and women today may still be...

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How To Talk About Money At Any Stage In Your Relationship

Sometimes, talking about money is viewed as a necessary evil, but it is just that: necessary. Ideally, the subject of money should be initially broached very early on in the...

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What’s Your Imago? Huh?

Imago, literally, is the Latin word for “image.” It was originally used in psychotherapy to refer to the unconscious image you’ve created which defines the type of partner...

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Safeguard Your Relationship From Financial Affairs

Just about everyone craves some sort of excitement in their life, and some people push boundaries to find it. Anything from skydiving to having a physical, emotional or financial...

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Magical Thinking About Finances Can Put a Strain on Your Relationship

At some point or another, almost all of us have used magical thinking to give us the confidence to go on when a relationship hits a rough patch. Most people are able to move...

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How Power and Risk Affect Your Relationship

A study published in the July/August 2006 issue of the European Journal of Social Psychology suggests that powerful people are more likely to take risks. The authors of thestudy...

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Financial Infidelity As An Addiction

When I am talking to some of the couples I counsel about their feelings when beginning an affair, they often use descriptions like “sexual chemistry” and “irresistible...

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