When your spouse passes away, you don't have to struggle financially
November 26, 2018
In March 2013, Ginny McKinney and her husband, Dan, were shopping for a camper to pursue their dream of traveling to great golf courses around the country. Then Dan died of a heart… Read More
In March 2013, Ginny McKinney and her husband, Dan, were shopping for a camper to pursue their dream of traveling to great golf courses around the country. Then Dan died of a heart attack. He was 62 years old and she was 59.
“It was devastating. Grief is like an onion. You have the initial shock of the loss itself,… Read More
- Almost half of Americans say their spouses or significant others do not know how much they spend during the holiday season.
- In some cases, shoppers are purposely keeping their spouse in the dark.
- Holiday overspending can trigger relationship and financial problems.
Laura Galligan | @GalliganLaura
Published November 29, 2018 CNBC.com
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For many consumers, the real magic of the holiday season is the sleight of hand it takes to hide overspending from their spouse.
Almost half of Americans say their spouses or significant others do not know how much they spend during the holiday season, according to a new survey of 1,000 U.S. adults from SwagBucks.com
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When ‘until death do us part’ sounds like agony
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Published: Oct 20, 2018 10:59 a.m. ET
By ANGELA MOORE, SENIOR EDITOR
Looking ahead to the next phase of life can seem… Read More
Divorce throws a wrench in many long-term plans, from savings to retirement and beyond. If you're divorcing and have children, even if they are young, you should also consider the impact the end of your marriage will have on their college plans.
Some states require divorcing couples to address how they will pay for their children's college education in their… Read More
At a certain point, the topic has to be dealt with. The only way to do it successfully is to arm yourself with as much knowledge as possible. By Jeremy Brown July 19 2018, 7:33 PM Fatherly.com Second only to child custody, alimony is one of the most contentious and difficult-to-navigate processes in any divorce.… Read More
Where to live following a divorce or separation is one of the biggest questions some couples face.
A trend called bird nesting aims to simplify that problem, particularly when there are children involved. The arrangement occurs when a couple keeps one home for their children and take turns living in… Read More
In this article published in Bloomberg News, Lili Vasileff contributes to a discussion of the state of information sharing in marriages -- especially when it comes to financial details. Lili says, ‘‘Most couples don’t share fully financial details about private accounts, the nature of investments, or the amount of… Read More