Our Recommendations

For further reading and listening, check out some of our favorite books, podcasts, websites, and more.

You and Money

Generation Earn: The Young Professional’s Guide to Spending, Investing, and Giving Back (2010) by Kimberly Palmer

Happy Money: The Science of Happier Spending (2014) by Elizabeth Dunn and Michael Norton

The Money Book for the Young, Fabulous, & Broke (2007) by Suze Orman

The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom (1997) by Suze Orman, also check out The Road to Wealth (2001) which is the”practical counterpart” to The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom


Money and Relationships 

Smart Couples Finish Rich (2002) and the Finish Rich Workbook (2003), by David Bach

Get Financially Naked: How to Talk Money with Your Honey (2009) by Mannish Thakor & Sharon Kedar

Happy Couples: How to Avoid Money Arguments, research by the American Psychological Association



The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work (2015) by John Gottman and Nan Silver


Divorce and Break-Ups

Divorce & Money: How to Make the Best Financial Decisions During Divorce (Divorce and Money) Eleventh Edition (2013) by Violet Woodhouse and Matthew Perry published by NOLO

DIVORCE: Think Financially, Not Emotionally® Volume I: What Women Need To Know About Securing Their Financial Future Before, During, and After Divorce (Volume 1) (2015) by Jeff Landers

The Divorce Field Guide podcast by Ani Mason, Esq.


Money and Family 

Get It Together: Organize Your Records So Your Family Won’t Have To Sixth Edition (2014) by Melanie Cullen and Shae Irving, J.D., published by NOLO

Financial Steps for Caregivers: What You Need to Know about Protecting Your Money and Retirement workbook from the Women’s Institute for a Secure Retirement (WISER)

National Alliance for Caregiving, a website with information for family caregivers


Child Custody 

Nolo’s Essential Guide to Child Custody & Support Second Edition (2013) by Emily Doskow, published by NOLO

Building a Parenting Agreement That Works: Child Custody Agreements Step by Step Eighth Edition (2014) by Mimi Zemmelman, published by NOLO