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Financially Smart Couple is a personal finance blog that helps couples make smarter financial decisions and achieve financial independence.


Financially Smart Couple is a personal finance blog for couples!

Making better financial decisions just got a whole lot easier.

We offer articles and other resources that you can easily apply to your personal finances.

Start Here

If you’re new to personal finance or just starting out as a couple, check out the Couples Money Mastery resource!

This free resource will introduce you to the basic concepts of personal finance and help you apply them to your situation.

Even if you’re familiar with some of the key principles of personal finance, the information here is a great refresher and reminder of how to achieve financial independence!

Read The Blog

Learn how to make smarter decisions with your money together!

On the blog, you’ll find articles about everything from living debt-free and creating a budget to saving for college and retirement planning.

Whether you’re a dual income couple or your family is living off of one income, you’ll find practical resources to help you achieve your financial goals.

You’ll find a variety of personal finance blog articles about topics like saving, debt reduction, investing, life insurance, buying a home versus renting, and more.

Speaking & Workshops

I speak and offer workshops for employees, couples, and other groups to teach them about personal finance and help them make smarter financial decisions.

Work With Me

Need heIp making a significant financial decision or putting together a financial plan?

I offer financial coaching and consulting for individuals, couples, and business owners.

I don’t sell any financial products or get paid commission, so I can help you explore all of your options and make the best decision.


Hi, I’m Neil Westbrook.

Personal Finance Blog

My wife and I, (isn’t she cute!) live in Cary, North Carolina with our hound dog, Hank.

I started Financially Smart Couple in 2019 as a way to share some of my personal lessons about financial planning.

My goal for this personal finance blog is to help couples make smarter financial decisions and achieve financial independence.

You can read more about our story here.

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