Do You Need a Prenup When Remarrying in Midlife?

When remarrying in midlife, how important is it to get a prenup? In this short video for Bottom Line, Inc., I share my thoughts on prenups…

When people are remarrying in midlife, they have financial obligations, assets and situations that they might not have had to worry about the first time around, and they wonder if they might need a prenuptial agreement. In this short video I filmed with Sarah Hiner, President of Bottom Line, Inc., I suggest that prenuptial agreements are a must-have in all marriages.

While some people view them as insulting and a suggestion that the marriage might not work out, I believe that people need to protect their hard-earned finances and be able to talk about everything as they prepare for marriage. If you are close enough to someone to marry them, you are certainly close enough to discuss a prenup.

Read More

What’s an Acceptable Age Difference When Dating in Midlife?

Do all men over 40 date much younger women? Watch this video to hear my thoughts on an acceptable age difference when dating in your 40s, 50s and beyond.

In this video, I talk with Sarah Hiner, President of Bottom Line, Inc., about the age range when dating in in your 40s and beyond. What is an acceptable age difference when dating in midlife? I suggest that age isn’t nearly as important as an interpersonal connection when it comes to dating. While it is true that someone who is much younger might not have the same cultural references, level of maturity, or life skills, this doesn’t mean that a legitimate connection is not possible. Let go of limiting beliefs, and you’ll greatly increase your chances of meeting compatible people.

Read More

The Rules for Dating When You Have Children

How do you navigate dating when you have children? Dating after divorce or loss can be tricky, especially if you have kids. Here are my thoughts…

What are the rules for dating when you have children? In this short video interview with Sarah Hiner, president of Bottom Line, Inc., I share that while there are no hard and fast rules about this subject and you need to do what works best for you, be aware that your children see and hear that everything that takes place in your house. I urge people to set appropriate boundaries and suggest that parents who are dating have an open and honest conversation with their children.

Read More

The 5-Step Method to Living a Blissful Life

Feeling frustrated with your life? Can’t seem to find lasting love? Follow Susan Ball’s 5-step method to living a blissful life. 

 

My radio guest, Susan Ball, is the founder & CEO of Broken to Blissful™. She’s a living example of someone who went from broken to living a blissful life. An international speaker and author, Susan speaks from experience as a survivor of an abusive relationship. She brings her intuition along with proven strategies to her work. Susan is a regular contributor to LifeGrid, Huffington Post and Thrive magazines, and dreams of living off the grid in her ‘Tiny Wrecky House’. 

Check out highlights of our radio show below on How to Go From Broken to Living a Blissful Life.

Read More

Online Dating Profile Tips to Vastly Improve Your Success

If you want to find love, start with your online dating profile. In this short video, I share my best tips for creating an online dating profile that works!

Your online dating profile matters…a lot! In this short video interview with Sarah Hiner, President of Bottom Line, Inc., I offer my secrets to writing a great online dating profile. Some of the tips I share: 1. Stay away from clichés and time wasters. No one wants to read another profile that says, “looking for my partner in crime” or “I’m just as comfortable in a little black dress as a pair of jeans”. [*Insert eye roll*]  2. Get right into it, and tell people about the things that are important to you. 3. Stay away from vague adjectives. This isn’t your résumé, but rather an insight into your passions. 4. Use recent photos that accurately reflect who you are. Include photos that show you doing things you love doing. And more…

Read More

How to Reclaim Your Self-Esteem After a Breakup

After a breakup, your self-worth can suffer greatly. Take these small steps every day to reclaim your self-esteem and build your confidence. 

Reclaiming your self-esteem after a breakup can be one of the hardest challenges you face in your life. Your happiness and peace of mind revolve around your self-esteem, which is why it is so vital to not only reclaim your self-esteem after a breakup, but to retain it.

Read More