Is It Okay for Me Not to Include My Wife on the Mortgage?

Episode #99
June 22, 2022

We are big on joint accounts for married couples. But is it okay for only one spouse to be on the mortgage? Art and Katie answer this listener question and another listener question about compensating church staff. 

Money Challenge:

Ask one of your church ministers if there is anything you can do for them. And then, if possible, serve them. Reflect God’s generosity to your church ministers this week.

Listener Questions:

  1. How can I better compensate my church staff?
  2. Is it okay for me not to include my wife on the mortgage?


Significant Changes Coming to Your Credit Report

  1. Most medical debt will be removed from credit reports starting July 1, 2022.
  2. Buy now, pay later debt can start showing up on credit reports. 
  3. Emphasis on trended data.

Additional Resources:

Significant Changes Coming to Your Credit Report

The Essential Emergency Binder

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