I Love You… But Who’s Paying This Bill?

Donahue Fitzgerald Tax Attorney Kristin Pace was a guest speaker on Forum with Michael Krasny on KQED Radio. She discusses how couples negotiate financial discussions in their relationships. Income and money remain sore subjects even for couples for whom money is abundant.  Some things Kristin discusses are community property with regards to wages, assets and asset appreciation, and debts; prenuptial agreements; divorce; blended families; trusts and estate planning; inheritance; and taxes. She also answers questions from callers on financial topics within same-sex domestic partnerships.


Forum with Michael Krasny, KQED Radio
March 11, 2016

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes… setting up a joint checking account? A recent study found that talking about money can be one of the biggest areas of conflict for couples. Our experts take your questions on how couples should deal with finances, like combining money, taking on a partner’s school loan debt, or determining who pays for child care or vacations.

Hosted by: Mina Kim


  • Kristin Pace, Donahue Fitzgerald LLP
  • Bob Goldman, Bob Goldman Financial Planning
  • Deborah Price, The Money Coaching Institute

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