The BYU-produced reality television series, “Real Families, Real Answers,” has been nominated for a Rocky Mountain Emmy.
The Hughes Family was lucky to be a part of the series an addressed issues such as budgeting and finance.
“Real Families, Real Answers” is a television series sponsored by Brigham Young University’s School of Family Life and the College of Family, Home and Social Sciences.
The series began in fall of 2008 and is now in its third run. The series is currently showing on BYU Television and KBYU-TV, and is showing on PBS-member stations nationwide.
This particular episode is shown in many finance classes at Brigham Young University.
How important is the proper management of family finances to the well-being of marriage and family life? Research suggests tremendously! Some studies show that couples argue about money more often than any other family concern. Dr. Bernard Poduska, emeritus professor at Brigham Young University warns that “financial problems are usually behavior problems rather than money problems.” Many of the ideas from the Family Finances episode are designed to help you manage your finances while preserving the most important relationships of all.
Take a look at how we can strengthen families by staying out of debt and living within our means.