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Why My Husband And I Don't Share All Of Our Money

Before I even started dating the man who would become my husband, a married childhood friend told me that I should consider the financial setup she and her husband had agreed on, should I ever marry. 664 more words


Joint Accounts: Share of a deceased co-depositor, where should it go?

Joint savings accounts in banks may be covered by a survivorship agreement. Under such agreement, the co-depositors agree that upon the death of either of them, the share pertaining to the deceased shall accrue to the surviving co-depositor or he can even withdraw the entire deposit. 1,886 more words

As Two Checking Accounts Become One

The last couple of days I have received a number of questions about how to handle finances when getting married.  Some of the questions I have heard are: 465 more words


When Does a Withdrawal from a Joint Bank Account Become a Crime?

When it’s not specifically authorized!  It’s true, unknowing to a large population, all jointly held bank accounts are not created equal.  The deciding factor?  The authority given by the primary account holder.   471 more words



You’ve set the wedding date and planned the honeymoon, and now you’re dreaming of kids, relaxing vacations and a happy retirement together. But have you talked about how money management will play into those events? 662 more words

6 Ways Your Client Can Damage Their Credit Score

 During the period of a divorce, a client’s credit score is vulnerable to self-inflicted damage, mostly due to scared thinking, not thinking at all, or even rushing into decisions. 526 more words

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