Personal finance is learning to budget, spend mindfully, and find a balance between seizing the day and saving for the future..
Failure is the best teacher because it tells you that you’re clearly doing something that isn’t working and needs to be corrected. Success never shows you what you are doing wrong. When you fail, you can take that information, evaluate where you went wrong, and try again, resulting in better performance..
It is definitely awkward talking about money with somebody close to you. I suggest you speak often, keep the conversation light and most importantly, understand your partners relationship with money before judging them..